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Hello, a friend of mine, male, 50 years old, 182cm tall has a weight of 49 kg. how bad is it? he doesn't eat regulary and has a lack of appetite.

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Dr. Shahruq Sarela
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Weight loss : This is very severe, he weighs about a 100 pounds. Evaluate for bulemia, depression, or anorexia. This is quite a bit of weight loss
Last updated Dec 28, 2015

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