oreximania

oreximania

[ôrek′simā′nē·ə]
Etymology: Gk, orexis + mania, madness
a condition characterized by a greatly increased appetite and excessive eating resulting from an unrealistic or exaggerated fear of becoming thin. Compare anorexia nervosa.

oreximania

(ō-rĕk″sĭ-mā′nē-ă) [″ + mania, madness]
Abnormal desire for food because of the fear of losing weight.