Plasma Levels of Neuroactive Steroids Are Increased in Untreated Women With Anorexia Nervosa or Bulimia Nervosa

Authors:Monteleone, P., Luisi, M., Colurcio, B., Casarosa, E., Montelenoe, P., Ioime, R., Genazzani, R. R. and Maj, M.
N=32 AN, 30 BN and 30 matched controls. Plasma levels of peripheral neuroactive steroids in AN and BN increased in the morning compared to controls. No conclusions as to its role in EDs as yet.