An Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified may be diagnosed if (1) a person has an eating disorder that (2) does not quite meet the criteria for anorexia nervosa or bulimia nervosa.



(1) anorexia nervosa like, except

(1a) has regular menses

(1b) body weight above cut-off used

(2) bulimia nervosa like, except

(2a) frequency of binging-purging is less than 2 times per week

(2b) duration of binging-purging is less than 3 months

(2c) purges after minor food intake

(2d) chews a large amount of food, but spits it out without swallowing


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