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Elevated homocysteine found in women with eating disorders, independent of folic acid or B12 levels. Levine J et al, Int J Eat Disord., 40(3):277-84, 2007

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Elevated homocysteine found in women with eating disorders, independent of folic acid or B12 levels. Levine J et al, Int J Eat Disord., 40(3):277-84, 2007

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Plasma homocysteine levels were found to be elevated in women and older female adolescents (but not in young female adolescents) with eating disorders. These findings were not related to deficiencies in vitamin B12 or folic acid.

Levine J et al,Plasma homocysteine levels in female patients with eating disorders Int J Eat Disord., 40(3):277-84, 2007

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