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Eating disorder characterized by recurrent binge eating - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
User :   i have a eating disorder but im not sure which on it is, i mean i purge binge and starve. But tonight i binge and purged and now i have a sharp pain in my chest. what is it?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since how long u have been doing this
User :   ages
Doctor :   Please provide these details: Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight.
User :   about 5 years now
User :   18 female office worker 5'4.5 and im 120lbs so fat :(
Doctor :   do u try to vomit once u had food
User :   all the time
Doctor :   r u trying to lose weight this way?
Doctor :   i mean dieting
User :   my lowest weight is 109 and i want that back
User :   i suppose you can call it dieting
Doctor :   from the history, ur condition is more likely to be called bulimia nervosa
Doctor :   Bulimia nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by recurrent binge eating, followed by compensatory behaviors

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