Emaciation

Known as: emaciate, Emaciation [Disease/Finding], Emaciations 
An extreme loss of muscle and subcutaneous fat that is caused by malnutrition, and which results in a severely thin (emaciated) appearance.
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2013
Review
2013
Individuals with anorexia nervosa (AN) engage in relentless restrictive eating and often become severely emaciated. Because there… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
White-nose syndrome (WNS) is an emerging disease of hibernating bats associated with cutaneous infection by the fungus Geomyces… (More)
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2009
Review
2009
Individuals with anorexia nervosa have a relentless preoccupation with dieting and weight loss that results in severe emaciation… (More)
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2009
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2009
The specific tissue changes which follow the deprivation of fat-soluble vitamin A in albino white rats and in the human concerns… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Coeliac disease may be regarded as refractory disease (RCD) when symptoms persist or recur despite strict adherence to… (More)
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1998
Review
1998
Dr. George P. Chrousos (Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development [NICHD… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Between March 1981 and June 1995, a neurological disease characterized histologically by spongiform encephalopathy was diagnosed… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
We investigated the possible involvement of reactive oxygen radical-related processes in chronic (12-wk) diabetes induced in rats… (More)
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1980
Highly Cited
1980
In the past 12 years (1967-79) a syndrome we identify as chronic wasting disease has been observed in 53 mule deer (Odocoileus… (More)
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1951
Highly Cited
1951
Marked variations in food intake have been described in various species following injury to certain parts of the hypothalamus… (More)
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