Asked by RyanA Gaming on Jul 11, 2024

The DSM-5 replaced the diagnostic category eating disorders not otherwise specified with which new category?

A) anorexia-bulimia nervosa.
B) wingardium leviosa
C) anorexia nervosa II
D) other specified feeding or eating disorder

Other Specified Feeding Or Eating Disorder

A category of eating disorders that do not meet the exact criteria for other specific disorders, recognized for the need of clinical attention.

DSM-5

The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition, is an essential guidebook for healthcare workers, dictating the standard for diagnosing various mental disorders.

  • Understand the consequences of updates to DSM-5 on the categorization and diagnosis of eating disorders.