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I am 26 years old and have had anorexia for as long as i remember. with low blood pressure. what heart problems are likely? female

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Dr. Gary Lawson
Anesthesiology 22 years experience
Anorexia: Anorexia nervosa causes a myriad of comorbidities, with heart disease being the primary cause of death. You could develop heart arrhythmia may weakened heart and also no periods. Leading to infertility.

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Last updated Dec 9, 2013

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