Lifetime anorexia nervosa in young men in the community: five cases and their co-twins.

@article{Raevuori2008LifetimeAN,
  title={Lifetime anorexia nervosa in young men in the community: five cases and their co-twins.},
  author={Anu Raevuori and Anna Keski-Rahkonen and Hans W Hoek and Elina Sihvola and Aila M. Rissanen and Jaakko M Kaprio},
  journal={The International journal of eating disorders},
  year={2008},
  volume={41 5},
  pages={458-63}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe patterns, comorbidity, and outcomes from a case series of anorexia nervosa (AN) among young men from the general population and their co-twins. METHOD Men (N = 2,122) born between 1975 and 1979 from Finnish twin cohorts were screened for lifetime eating disorders by questionnaire. The administration of the short version of the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV for screen positives led to a lifetime AN diagnosis in five participants, described here with their co… CONTINUE READING
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