Author | Philip S. Mehler, MD


Young Woman With Cardiac Complications of Anorexia Nervosa

December 31, 2006

A 23-year-old woman has had 2 episodesof syncope during the past month.Her mother witnessed 1 episode inwhich the patient collapsed and lostconsciousness for a few minutes. Sheexperienced tonic-clonic seizure activitybut no subsequent confusion.