A person is underweight when he weights less than his target weight.
Often it concerns slender people who have a small bone structure.
In these cases , even if these persons weight less than the average, they are healthy, at least from a metabolic point of view, because that is their body constitution, distinguished by a low fat mass, but also a low lean body mass .
Being very underweight, with clear health consequences, demands immediate intervention to be able to understand the causes.
Sometimes it could be anorexia or similar disorders, or the pathological organic break down due to serious diseases or underfeeding. Whatever the cause, our Center can perform in depth-analysis through conventional and complementary tools in order to find the real cause of this condition.
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