Body

(redirected from Body dysmorphic disorder)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Body

The main part of a document or advertisement. The body provides the most detailed information compared to other parts of a document. Especially in marketing, it is intended to elicit the desired response from the reader.
References in periodicals archive ?
Body dysmorphic disorder in patients with anorexia nervosa: Prevalence, clinical features, and delusionality of body image.
Prevalence and clinical features of body dysmorphic disorder in atypical major depression.
A study by researchers from University Hospitals Leuven in Belgium found around a third of people getting nose jobs had moderate to severe body dysmorphic disorder.
But for victims of body dysmorphic disorder, it's especially worse for they are trapped in superficiality and somewhat unhinged at that.
Believed to be Britain's first selfie addict, Danny Bowman, is battling back towards a normal life after intensive hospital therapy to treat his technology addiction, OCD and Body Dysmorphic Disorder - an excessive anxiety about personal appearance.
present a practical manual for clinicians who are treating patients with body dysmorphic disorder (BDD).
Earlier UCLA research showed that people with body dysmorphic disorder process visual information abnormally.
Objective: Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) is a psychiatric disorder defined as obsessive ideas about distorted physical appearance, leading to social, professional and personal dysfunction.
While there is controversy over where MD should be placed in the DSM, it appears as though it will be conceptualized as a form of body dysmorphic disorder (APA, 2012), although this placement has been questioned (see Grieve, 2007, and Maida & Armstrong, 2005 for alternative placement suggestions).