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Postgrad Med J. 1988 January; 64(747): 48–49.
PMCID: PMC2428758

Anorexia nervosa in a 67 year old woman.


The case is described of anorexia nervosa arising in a 62 year old woman with symptoms persisting over the following 5 years.

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