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Psyche Anorexia Nervosa Treatment

A 20-year-old woman with anorexia nervosa lives at home with her parents. She has secondary amenorrhea. Which of the following is the most important step in restoring reproductive and endocrine function to normal?

A) Benzodiazepine therapy
B) Discouraging her parents' involvement in her life
C) Encouraging her to gain weight
D) Helping her resolve conflicts over adult sexuality
E) Short course of estrogen replacement therapy
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