Bulimia Nervosa

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HM2017 Abstract Number: 744

TWISTED HANDS WITH TWISTED EATING HABITS- A CASE OF CLASSIC CARPOPEDAL SPASM IN A BULIMIC PATIENT

Case Presentation: A 36 year-old female with history of bulimia nervosa, bipolar disorder and borderline personality disorder presented to the emergency department after she woke up with painful spasm of bilateral hands. She had been [...]

By | 2017-04-20T15:59:00-04:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on TWISTED HANDS WITH TWISTED EATING HABITS- A CASE OF CLASSIC CARPOPEDAL SPASM IN A BULIMIC PATIENT

HM2016 Abstract Number: 629

Fluid Balance and Electrolyte Management for Life Threatening Electrolyte Abnormalities in Patients with Bulimia Nervosa

Case Presentation: A 27 year old female with bulimia nervosa (self induced vomiting and laxative abuse) and major depressive disorder presented to the emergency department because of chest pain and lower extremity twitching.  Initial evaluation was remarkable for multiple [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34-05:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Fluid Balance and Electrolyte Management for Life Threatening Electrolyte Abnormalities in Patients with Bulimia Nervosa