Time course of bone loss in patients with anorexia nervosa.

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OBJECTIVE To evaluate the time course of bone mineral density (BMD) in women with anorexia nervosa (AN) during 2-year follow-up. METHOD We prospectively studied 51 female with AN aged 18-38 years, and 40 age-matched healthy women (19-34 years). BMD was measured in lumbar spine (LS), femoral neck (FN), and total hip (TH) by DXA. RESULTS At baseline… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/eat.20731

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