Eating disorder and metabolism in narcoleptic patients.

  title={Eating disorder and metabolism in narcoleptic patients.},
  author={Doroth{\'e}e Chabas and Christine Foulon and Jes{\'u}s Gonz{\'a}lez and Mireille Nasr and Olivier Lyon-Caen and J A Willer and J. -Ph. Derenne and Isabelle Arnulf},
  volume={30 10},
STUDY OBJECTIVE To evaluate eating behavior and energy balance as a cause of increased body mass index (BMI) in narcolepsy. DESIGN Case controlled pilot study. SETTINGS University hospital. PARTICIPANTS 13 patients with narcolepsy (7 "typical" patients, with HLA DQB1*0602 and clear cut cataplexy, with suspected hypocretin deficiency; and 6 "atypical" narcoleptics, i.e., HLA negative or without cataplexy), and 9 healthy controls matched for age, gender, and ethnicity. INTERVENTION Energy… CONTINUE READING


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