[Anorexia nervosa and its consequences on bone: a therapeutic challenge].
It has been estimated that osteoporosis is present in 20 to 50% of women with anorexia nervosa, with an increased fracture risk particularly at non vertebral sites. Thus, bone loss is a major clinical concern in anorexia nervosa patients, justifying systematic evaluation. However, evidence-based therapeutic options are limited.
Absorptiometry, PhotonAdolescentAdultAnorexia NervosaBone Demineralization, PathologicBone DensityBone Density Conservation AgentsBone RemodelingCalciumDiphosphonatesEstrogensFemaleHumansMaleRisk FactorsVitamin DWeight Gain