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HSU L. K. GEORGE M.D.; Psych, M. R.C. D.P.M.
The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease: May 1982

The literature on body perception studies in anorexia nervosa and non-anorexia nervosa females was reviewed. It was concluded that overestimation of body size was not pathognomonic of anorexia nervosa. It is suggested that disturbance of body image be deleted from the diagnostic criteria for anorexia nervosa.

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