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Flashcards in AN Deck (14):
1

Body weight

Significantly low
Intense fear of gaining weight

2

Brain and neurological problems

Decreased gray matter volume
Increased fluid in the brain
Dizziness, fatigue, headaches, seizure
Disordered thinking
Neuropathy

3

Heart problems

Arrhythmias
Slow heart rate <60bpm
Fatigue
Low BP
Electrolyte imbalance
Weakened heart muscle, reduced size of the heart

4

Blood problems

Anemia
Low B12
Bone marrow problems
Increased risk of infection bc of low white blood cells

5

Kidney problems

Increased urination

6

Bone problems

Osteopenia/porosis
Increased risk for stress fx

7

Digestive problems

Bloating
Abdominal pain
Constipation
Uncomfortable fullness

8

Hormonal problems

Decreased reproductive hormones (estrogen and DHEA)
Increased cortisol
Decreased thyroid and growth hormones
Ammenorhea

9

Reproductive problems

Infertility

10

Immune problems

Low resistance to infection

11

Muscular problems

Loss of muscle tissue
Muscle weakness

12

Emotional problems

Difficulty concentrating
Increase in bad moods

13

Sleep problems

Insomnia
Early morning awakening
Sleep disturbance

14

Hair and skin problems

Brittle, thinning hair on scalp
Lanugo
Dry skin
Hypercarotenmia
Brittle nails