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Dr. R Sangal
Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine
In brief: No test
The diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is by history.
There is no test that shows whether or not you have it. If there are a sufficient number of symptoms of attention deficit or of hyperactivity-impulsivity which cause problems, have been present since early childhood (before age 7), and there is no other clear cause, then you have attention deficit.

In brief: No test
The diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is by history.
There is no test that shows whether or not you have it. If there are a sufficient number of symptoms of attention deficit or of hyperactivity-impulsivity which cause problems, have been present since early childhood (before age 7), and there is no other clear cause, then you have attention deficit.
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