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What are the signs and symptoms of adhd?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: ADHD

Inattention, impulsivity, hyperactivity.

In brief: ADHD

Inattention, impulsivity, hyperactivity.
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Dr. Johanna Fricke
Pediatrics - Developmental & Behavioral

In brief: Diagnostic criteria

ADHD-Primarily Combined= 6/9 or > significant symptoms of both Inattention & Hyperactivity/Impulsivity that began before age 10 & have caused harmful dysfunction at school/work & home for at least 6 mos.
ADHD-Primarily H/I Type presents at preschool age, when a 3-4 minute attention span may be typical. ADHD-Primarily IA Type is more common in girls & in adults of either gender. See CHADD.org.

In brief: Diagnostic criteria

ADHD-Primarily Combined= 6/9 or > significant symptoms of both Inattention & Hyperactivity/Impulsivity that began before age 10 & have caused harmful dysfunction at school/work & home for at least 6 mos.
ADHD-Primarily H/I Type presents at preschool age, when a 3-4 minute attention span may be typical. ADHD-Primarily IA Type is more common in girls & in adults of either gender. See CHADD.org.
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