Teriparatide increases bone formation and bone mineral density in adult women with anorexia nervosa.


CONTEXT Anorexia nervosa (AN), a prevalent psychiatric disorder predominantly affecting women, is characterized by self-induced starvation and low body weight. Increased clinical fractures are common, and most women have low bone mineral density (BMD). Previously investigated treatments have led to no or modest increases in BMD in AN. OBJECTIVE Our… (More)
DOI: 10.1210/jc.2013-4105


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