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[Eating disorders in men].

  title={[Eating disorders in men].},
  author={Dan-Bi Bak},
  journal={Psychiatria polska},
  volume={42 2},
  • Dan-Bi Bak
  • Published 1 March 2008
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Psychiatria polska
Despite of being perceived as 'woman's diseases', eating disorders were described among boys and adult men. This article presents epidemiological data on anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder in men. The clinical presentation of eating disorders in men was described and compared with similar data from the female population. Moreover, a significance of selected risk factors, specifically those referring to men, was discussed. These are: the disturbance of body perception… 
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