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A Case of Addison’s Disease Nearly Mistaken for Anorexia Nervosa

A 22-year-old woman presented to her primary care physician because of an unintentional weight loss of 30 pounds (Figure A) associated with nausea, vomiting, anorexia, and generalized abdominal pain. She also described symptoms of anxiety and low mood that coincided with the breakdown of a relationship. Although she did not report body image distortion or fear […]

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AJM Advances in Impact Factor and PERC Readership Analysis

The American Journal of Medicine (AJM) recently received the good news that our impact factor now exceeds 5.0. AJM has been steadily moving up in this index; our score has risen each of the last 5 years, since the current editorial team took over the Journal. In addition, AJM’s independent PERC readership analysis also has […]

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