Year: 2014 Source: Journal of Nervous & Mental Disease.(2014).202(10):759-762. doi: 10.1097/NMD.0000000000000194 SIEC No: 20140522

We examined the impact of comorbid depression and anxiety disorders on the severity of anorexia nervosa (AN) in adolescent girls. Our findings suggest that AN with comorbid depression and anxiety disorder is a more severe clinical variant of the disorder, especially with respect to severity of psychological symptoms and suicide risk.