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Cantwell DP, Sturzenberger S, Burroughs J, Salkin B, Green JK. Anorexia nervosa. An affective disorder? Arch Gen Psychiatry 1977;34:1087-93. Caplan G. Principles of Preventive Psychiatry. New York: Basic Books, 1964 Cassano GB, Miniati M, Pini S, Rotondo A, Banti S, Borri C, Camilleri V, Mauri M. Sixmonth open trial of haloperidol as an adjunctive treatment for anorexia nervosa: a preliminary report. Int J Eat Disord 2003;33:172-7. Cheng AT, Mann AH, Chan KA. Personality disorder and suicide. A case-control study.

Hudson et al. (1984) detected psychotic symptoms, according to the DSM-III criteria (APA, 1980), in 17 (13%) out of 130 patients with lifetime diagnosis of anorexia nervosa and/or bulimia nervosa. Among 16 patients these symptoms seemed attributable to an affective or schizoaffective disorder, whereas in one of them they seemed to represent a factitious psychosis. Cases of schizophrenia or organic psychosis were not identified. , 1985). Objectives This study aimed at: 1. Assessing obsessive, compulsive or delusional features of body image disturbance in patients with anorexia and bulimia nervosa.

Chapter II Psychopathological Aspects of Body Image Disturbance on Anorexia and Bulimia Nervosa Simone Mancini Castilho Instituto de Psiquiatria, Hospital das Clínicas, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brasil Faculdade de Psicologia, Universidade São Judas Tadeu, São Paulo, Brasil Abstract Body image disturbance is an important clinical feature on eating disorders and was characterized by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, fourth Edition (DSM-IV), as one of the diagnostic criteria for these pathologies.

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