Could my GP breach confidentiality about my eating disorder?
Patient :If my doctor thinks im sick from my eating disorder, could he breach confidentiality and tell my parents? I'm 16 in the UK so I'm considered an adult in the eyes of confidentiality. I know i need to see my GP because my symptoms are severe but i won't if there's a risk of my parents finding out.
Symptoms: Heavy chest, difficultly breathing, racing/slow heartbeat, palpitations, dizziness, nearly fainting, chest pains, and i purged black blood two weeks ago
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