anorexia

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anorexia

1. loss of appetite
2. a disorder characterized by fear of becoming fat and refusal of food, leading to debility and even death

anorexia

[‚an·ə′rek·sē·ə]
(medicine)
Loss of appetite.
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2% (NDRI curbs appetite 90 mg-naltrexone, baseline body mass in via DA and NA 8 mg, 2 tablets first year (22); activation of POMC; taken twice a day safety and efficacy [micro]-opioid beyond 1 year is receptor antagonist undetermined (22,23) dampens reward pathway and removes endogenous POMC activation negative feedback ligand) Lorcaserin 10 mg, twice [down arrow] 3 kg (selective 5-HT2c a day from baseline in receptor agonist, first year; safety causing anorectic and efficacy beyond effect via POMC 1 year is neurons activation undetermined (24) in the hypothalamus) Phentermine- Phentermine, For 7.
Endogenous neuromedin U has anorectic effects in the Japanese quail.
Ironically, when the anorectic euphoria of fasting is over, what is left is even further from the "luminous ether" than the everyday physicality.
He interpreted West's Jewish difference as a source of body hatred, which led to her extreme anorectic behavior and, eventually, her suicide by poison three days after being discharged from Binswanger's Bellevue sanatorium in Switzerland.
18) Even if Fifty Shades were primarily a fantasy of calorific orgy, the necessity of male approbation for such eating would be enough to make one sick to one's stomach--but I think the fantasy works in an altogether more anorectic direction.
24] This synthetic anorectic drug, which only has market approval as a prescription anti-obesity agent, has been on the WADA prohibited list since 2006.
Anorectic condition in mice after treatment with higher concentrations of LTE can be attributed to the hypo-activity, inability to ambulate and the absence of desire to eat that can alter feeding behavior of mice.
You may be able to talk to his wife about what you observe, but if he is truly anorectic, he'll need a treatment team: his primary-care doctor, a psychologist and a dietician all trained to treat anorexia.
Parents with high expressed emotion or criticism will do better with their anorectic adolescents in separated rather than whole family therapy," Dr.
Conception for most women is an exciting experience, however for an anorectic patient it can lead to worsening symptoms and depression.
Grazing help in lesser tick infestation and maximum tick anorectic effect (Durrani, 2008).
They are psychomotor stimulants and have an anorectic action.