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My sister is16 and she suffers from anorexia nervosa, but she got her period 3 months ago. Will she be able to grow when she reaches her normal weight?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: Anorexia

With continued treatment & stabilization of her eating patterns, sure.

In brief: Anorexia

With continued treatment & stabilization of her eating patterns, sure.
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Dr. Joan Kinlan
Psychiatry

In brief: Yes

You sound like a great caring sister. I hope she continues to eat and takes care of herself.

In brief: Yes

You sound like a great caring sister. I hope she continues to eat and takes care of herself.
Dr. Joan Kinlan
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