Other psychiatric disorders
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The previous chapters have reviewed the most common and best understood mental disorders. But there remain several groups of disorders that are less common and less well-understood neurobiologically.
The eating disorders include anorexia nervosa-which is characterized by caloric restriction, disturbed body image, and low body weightand bulimia nervosa, characterized by episodes of binge eating with compensatory behavior.