dysorexia

dysorexia

 [dis″o-rek´se-ah]
impaired or deranged appetite.
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dys·o·rex·i·a

(dis'ō-rek'sē-ă),
Diminished or perverted appetite.
[dys- + G. orexis, appetite]
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dysorexia

A rarely used, generic term for an eating disorder; it is not used in the working medical parlance.
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dys·o·rex·i·a

(dis'ōr-ek'sē-ă)
Diminished or perverted appetite, associated with emotional or psychological disorders.
[dys- + G. orexis, appetite]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

dysorexia

Any abnormality of the appetite.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

dys·o·rex·i·a

(dis'ōr-ek'sē-ă)
Diminished or disordered appetite.
[dys- + G. orexis, appetite]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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The vestibular syndrome appeared suddenly, but the weight loss observed over 1 week suggests dysorexia several days before the head tilt.