Our expert says:
Eating Disorders Expert
There are a few criteria that need to be fulfilled to have the diagnosis of Anorexia Nervosa. Besides certain attitudes and distorted thoughts, as well as a three month consecutive lack of menses, to be anorexic, you need to be 15% below the recommended weight for your height , sex,(and age). With a BMI of 16.6, you are underweight and you are almost 15% below your recommended minimum weight. You should be less concerned about the strict criteria, and more concerned about the fact that you are already significantly underweight. I suggest you seek professional help.
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