means "ox hunger" and the
is associated to the idea of not wanting to get fat, although the person "does not feel like nor sees fat person".
been increased much, in much due to the publicity and fashion that establishes like "acceptable" the thin people.
It is characterized by the fast ingestion of
great amount of foods in
, for later motivated by the sense of culpability by the abuse to eat, causes that the patients autoinduzcan the vomit or use in indiscriminate form laxative to accelerate the evacuation and to prevent that the nutrimentos penetrate to the sanguineous torrent.
Also the diuréticos and the accomplishment of excessive physical exercises are used, with the purpose of annulling the effect of consumed foods.
According to some studies, the ill people compulsively usually eat, faster than the
thing and in greater amount, the stuffings are made solo, since it exists
great fault and
to express or to that others realize of which they are doing.
Due to the form in which it is to avoid the integration of foods to the organism, by means of vomits and / or laxatives,
great imbalance can be generated
that can cause serious upheavals of the digestive
, irreversible damages in the
and mouth, mainly in
and even end at the death, by the excessive loss of
, which causes
Two types of
: The purgativo type describes to the people who regularly car induce the vomit, abuse laxatives, diuréticos and enemas.
The nonpurgativo type describes to the people who regularly ayunan or diets are applied excessively or make exercise of
The content of this note, does not replace the medical diagnosis, it only appears as information and the same we are not made people in
on its use.
The Line of the
of Lolita Ayala.
institute of the
, Salvador Zubirán.
Manual of Diagnoses.
society of Psychiatry. DSM IV)