Outpatient treatment of primary anorexia nervosa in adult males.

  title={Outpatient treatment of primary anorexia nervosa in adult males.},
  author={Harold Anthony Ziesat and James M. Ferguson},
  journal={Journal of clinical psychology},
  volume={40 3},
The majority of studies of primary anorexia nervosa have focused on adolescent females. Relatively little has been written on anorectic males, and there has been scarcely any documentation of the occurrence of this disorder in adult males. The present paper describes three cases of adult-onset primary anorexia nervosa in males. For each case, the history and diagnostic patterns are considered, followed by a discussion of the course of outpatient treatment. The therapy was multimodal and… CONTINUE READING

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