Journal of Marine Medical Society

: 2016  |  Volume : 18  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 168--172

A Case of Eating Disorder

Amitabh Saha1, Neha Sharma2 
1 Asst Prof (Psychiatry), AFMC Pune, India
2 Resident (Psychiatry), CH(SC) Pune, India

Correspondence Address:
Neha Sharma
Resident (Psychiatry), CH(SC) Pune

This is a case of Eating Disorder, which is described in a teenage girl who presented with intractable vomiting, hydropneumothorax and pulmonary Koch«SQ»s. The patient«SQ»s initial presentation was markedpreoccupation with body shape and image, restrictive eating, which progressed to episodes of vomiting after every meal, and led to academic decline followed by amenorrhoea and deterioration of general medical condition. She was managed with nutritional restoration, ATT and Olanzapine with Fluoxetine, to which she responded poorly.

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Saha A, Sharma N. A Case of Eating Disorder.J Mar Med Soc 2016;18:168-172

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Saha A, Sharma N. A Case of Eating Disorder. J Mar Med Soc [serial online] 2016 [cited 2022 Nov 27 ];18:168-172
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