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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0006370

NCI Thesaurus Code: C97162  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Mental or Behavioral Dysfunction

NCIt Definition: Recurrent episodes of over-eating.

HPO Definition: A form of anomalous eating behavior characterized by binge eating is followed by self-induced vomiting or other compensatory behavior intended to prevent weight gain (purging, fasting or exercising or a combination of these). [HPO:probinson, pmid:23346610]

NICHD Definition: Binge eating with or without purging.

MSH Definition: Eating an excess amount of food in a short period of time, as seen in the disorder of BULIMIA NERVOSA. It is caused by an abnormal craving for food, or insatiable hunger also known as "ox hunger".

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Binge and purge
Binge Eating
Bulimia [Disease/Finding]
Bulimia NOS
Bulimias
bulimia
Eating, Binge

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C97162 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
AN BULIMIA NERVOSA is also available MSH
AQL BL CF CI CL CO DG DH DI DT EC EH EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RH SU TH UR VI MSH
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
Contributing_Source MedDRA NCI
Contributing_Source NICHD NCI
DATE_CREATED 2011-06-06T05:55:43Z HPO
DC 1 MSH
DX 19870101 MSH
FX D052018 MSH
HN 87; was see HYPERPHAGIA 1981-86 MSH
MDA 19860530 MSH
MESH_DEFINITION Eating an excess amount of food in a short period of time, as seen in the disorder of BULIMIA NERVOSA. It is caused by an abnormal craving for food, or insatiable hunger also known as "ox hunger". NDFRT
MESH_DUI D002032 NDFRT
MESH_NAME Bulimia NDFRT
MESH_UI M0003021 NDFRT
MMR 20050630 MSH
MN C23.888.821.645.500 MSH
NDFRT_KIND DISEASE_KIND NDFRT
NICHD_Hierarchy_Term Binge Eating NCI
NUI N0000000630 NDFRT
OL search HYPERPHAGIA 1981-86 MSH
PM 87; was see HYPERPHAGIA 1981-86 MSH
REF orcid.org/0000-0001-5208-3432 HPO
RXAUI 3117724 RXNORM
RXAUI 3119296 RXNORM
RXAUI 3119299 RXNORM
RXCUI 1024255 RXNORM
SNOMED_CID 78004001 NDFRT
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000508004~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000549004 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000509007~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000549004 SNOMEDCT_US
TERMUI T005763 MSH
TERMUI T402123 MSH
TH NLM (1987) MSH
TH NLM (2001) MSH
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US

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