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Can dysphagia lead to an eating disorder?

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
4 doctors agree

In brief: Not really

Dysphagia implies difficulty swallowing, an anatomic or physiologic problem. An eating disorder focuses on eating as a psychiatric problem, but swallowing is not the issue.

In brief: Not really

Dysphagia implies difficulty swallowing, an anatomic or physiologic problem. An eating disorder focuses on eating as a psychiatric problem, but swallowing is not the issue.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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Dr. Ray Holt
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Dysphagia is difficulty swallowing and this difficuly could lead to not wanting to eat in a healthy, sustaining way.
Get the problem fixed.

In brief: Yes

Dysphagia is difficulty swallowing and this difficuly could lead to not wanting to eat in a healthy, sustaining way.
Get the problem fixed.
Dr. Ray Holt
Dr. Ray Holt
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