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How common is overdiagnose of bipolar disorder?

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Uncommon

The reality is that the opposite is the.
Problem. More people are misdiagnosed with major depression for up to ten years or more before they are correctly diagnosed as having bipolar disorder.

In brief: Uncommon

The reality is that the opposite is the.
Problem. More people are misdiagnosed with major depression for up to ten years or more before they are correctly diagnosed as having bipolar disorder.
Dr. Donald Jacobson
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Dr. Raju Indukuri
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Very very common.

Bipolar disorder is a real condition and medications help to manage the condition.
Minor symptoms are sometimes labeled as bipolar and treated with medications unnecessarily.

In brief: Very very common.

Bipolar disorder is a real condition and medications help to manage the condition.
Minor symptoms are sometimes labeled as bipolar and treated with medications unnecessarily.
Dr. Raju Indukuri
Dr. Raju Indukuri
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