Re-posted from Cleveland Center for Eating Disorders (CCED) blog archives. CCED and The Emily Program partnered in 2014.
By Dr. Mark Warren
The DSM V has brought formal recognition to a significant issue in those with eating disorders that have been previously excluded. The disorder “atypical anorexia” describes an individual who meet the criteria for anorexia, however despite significant weight loss the individual’s weight is within or above the normal range.