publication . Article . 2016

A Case of Eating Disorder

Amitabh Saha; Neha Sharma;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Jan 2016 Journal: Journal of Marine Medical Society, volume 18, page 168 (issn: 0975-3605, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Medknow
Abstract
This is a case of Eating Disorder, which is described in a teenage girl who presented with intractable vomiting, hydropneumothorax and pulmonary Koch′s. The patient′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.
Subjects
Medical Subject Headings: digestive, oral, and skin physiology
free text keywords: Psychiatry, medicine.medical_specialty, medicine, Psychology, Eating Disorders, Anorexia, Bulimia, Academic decline, Amenorrhoea, Naval Science, V, R
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publication . Article . 2016

A Case of Eating Disorder

Amitabh Saha; Neha Sharma;