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NOS

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In the same population, viral meningitis not otherwise specified was reported for 971 patients (incidence rate 13.
Bain B, Gilliland DG, Vardiman JW, Horny HP Chronic eosinophilic leukaemia, not otherwise specified.
To date the study has enrolled patients with Adenocarcinoma (15), Squamous Cell Carcinoma (three), Bronchioloalveolar Carcinoma (one), and not otherwise specified non-small cell lung cancer (three).
Moreover, there is limited information about the likelihood of death with eating disorders not otherwise specified (EDNOS), disordered eating that does not meet the criteria for AN or BN, said the authors,
However, eating disorder not otherwise specified tends to be the most common diagnosis.
This chapter discusses the 5 types of DDs recognized by the Mental Disorders-IV (DSM-IV): Dissociative amnesia, dissociative fugue, depersonalization disorder, dissociative identity disorder (also known as multiple personality disorder), and dissociative disorder not otherwise specified.
Binge-eating disorder must currently be diagnosed as an eating disorder not otherwise specified (EDNOS), because binge-eating disorder is not included in the most recent version of the American Psychiatric Association's DSM, published in 2000.
A case report and literature review of steroid cell tumours, not otherwise specified
EDNOS, which stands for eating disorder not otherwise specified, are different to what people associate with anorexia and bulimia.
The most common diagnoses were sleep disorders that are not otherwise specified (1.
This booklet focuses on classic autism, pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified (PDD-NOS), and Asperger syndrome, with brief descriptions of Rett syndrome and childhood disintegrative disorder.
The system also includes a residual category, eating disorders not otherwise specified, which encompasses subthreshold diagnoses of anorexia and bulimia nervosa and a new category called binge eating disorder.