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Can aggression occur from bipolar disorder?

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Dr. Neil Liebowitz
Psychiatry
9 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Esp in mania there is irritability, grandiosity and impaired judgement.
Paranoia may cause the person to misinterpret social cues leading to aggression.

In brief: Yes

Esp in mania there is irritability, grandiosity and impaired judgement.
Paranoia may cause the person to misinterpret social cues leading to aggression.
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

A NESARC survey indicated that over the course of a lifetime, aggressive behavior was noted in 25.
34% with Bipolar I Disorder and 13.58% with Bipolar II Disorder with 0.66% for no psychiatric conditions.

In brief: Yes

A NESARC survey indicated that over the course of a lifetime, aggressive behavior was noted in 25.
34% with Bipolar I Disorder and 13.58% with Bipolar II Disorder with 0.66% for no psychiatric conditions.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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