Should I tell someone I think I have anorexia?

Patient

Q: I'm pretty sure I have anorexia nervosa. The thought of gaining weight terrifies me, even though I'm only 109 lbs. I'm obsessed with trying to lose enough weight so that I'll stay under 100lbs. I've looked at lists of symptoms of anorexia nervosa, and I match up with nearly all the symptoms. Does it sound serious enough that I should tell someone about this?

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