Brain morphological changes in adolescent and adult patients with anorexia nervosa

  title={Brain morphological changes in adolescent and adult patients with anorexia nervosa},
  author={Jochen Seitz and Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann and Kerstin Konrad},
  journal={Journal of Neural Transmission},
Gray matter (GM) and white matter (WM) volume loss occur in the brains of patients with acute anorexia nervosa (AN) and improve again upon weight restoration. Adolescence is an important time period for AN to begin. However, little is known about the differences between brain changes in adolescents vs adults. We used a meta-analysis and a qualitative review of all MRI studies regarding acute structural brain volume changes and their recovery in adolescents and adults with AN. 29 studies with… CONTINUE READING
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