A case of anorexia nervosa with comorbid Crohn's disease: beneficial effects of anti-TNF-α therapy?

@article{Solmi2013ACO,
  title={A case of anorexia nervosa with comorbid Crohn's disease: beneficial effects of anti-TNF-α therapy?},
  author={Marco Solmi and Paolo Santonastaso and Roberta Caccaro and Angela Favaro},
  journal={The International journal of eating disorders},
  year={2013},
  volume={46 6},
  pages={639-41}
}
This case report describes a 26-year-old woman affected by long-lasting anorexia nervosa (AN) and Crohn's disease. Worsening of the bowel illness led to the prescription of immunosuppressive therapy (biologic infliximab for 4 months, followed by adalimumab for 6 months) and referral to our Eating Disorders Unit. Although she initially demonstrated denial of… CONTINUE READING