|Terms & Properties|
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|
External Source Codes:
|NCI Thesaurus Code||C97162 (see NCI Thesaurus info)|
|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|
|HN||87; was see HYPERPHAGIA 1981-86||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|
|OL||search HYPERPHAGIA 1981-86||MSH|
|PM||87; was see HYPERPHAGIA 1981-86||MSH|
Additional Concept Data: (none)