The aim of treatment in patients affected by anorexia nervosa (AN) is weight recovery. However, during weight gain, anorectic patients' body composition is changed, with an increase in abdominal fat, particularly in the visceral compartment.

In anorexia nervosa, even a small increase in abdominal fat is responsible for the appearance of insulin resistance

Muscogiuri, G
Secondo
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Salomone, E;Giaccari, A
2011

Abstract

The aim of treatment in patients affected by anorexia nervosa (AN) is weight recovery. However, during weight gain, anorectic patients' body composition is changed, with an increase in abdominal fat, particularly in the visceral compartment.
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