Sex Differences in the Presentation of Body Dysmorphic Disorder in a Community Sample of Adolescents.
J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 2017 May 25:1-13. Epub 2017 May 25.
a Department of Psychology , Macquarie University.
The current study sought to explore sex differences in the presentation of probable full-syndrome and subthreshold body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) in adolescents from an Australian community sample. Specifically, it examined sex differences in the types of BDD symptoms endorsed, body areas of concern, and the association with elevated symptoms of comorbid disorders. In male participants, it also compared the presenting features of those with and without muscle dysmorphia. Read More