7 Extreme Weight Loss in the Adolescent Athlete: Misguided Dieting or a Mask of Anorexia Nervosa


“Food aversion in athletes simulating anorexia nervosa” has been described recently. However, psychologic, endocrine and physiologic parameters which differentiate athletes with “food aversion” from those with 1° anorexia nervosa are poorly defined. We investigated the psychological, endocrine and aerobic function in a late pubertal male with excessive… (More)
DOI: 10.1203/00006450-198104001-00016


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