Several conditions regularly occur along with bipolar disorder that at first may share some of the same features. Conditions that might be present along with bipolar disorder in children and adolescents include:
Although these conditions share similar symptoms, they are separate, distinguishable disorders. Each condition requires appropriate treatment.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerJohn Pope, MD, MPH - PediatricsBrian O'Brien, MD, FRCPC - Internal MedicineKathleen Romito, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerDavid A. Axelson, MD - Child and Adolescent PsychiatryDavid A. Brent, MD - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Current as ofDecember 7, 2017
Current as of: December 7, 2017
John Pope, MD, MPH - Pediatrics
& Brian O'Brien, MD, FRCPC - Internal Medicine & Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & David A. Axelson, MD - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry & David A. Brent, MD - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
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