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How are mood disorders diagnosed most often?
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Dr. Brad Bobrin
Psychiatry
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In brief: Psychiatric history
The usual way to diagnose mood disorders is with a good history and if there is some confusion, scales can be used to help with the diagnosis, but the bulk of ths diagnosis is made via history, that includes, family history, medical history, drug use history etc.

In brief: Psychiatric history
The usual way to diagnose mood disorders is with a good history and if there is some confusion, scales can be used to help with the diagnosis, but the bulk of ths diagnosis is made via history, that includes, family history, medical history, drug use history etc.
Dr. Brad Bobrin
Dr. Brad Bobrin
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
In brief: Mood disorders
By clinical evaluation for signs & symptoms of mood disorder, then running a test (depression or mood disorder scales) to determine extent & severity.

In brief: Mood disorders
By clinical evaluation for signs & symptoms of mood disorder, then running a test (depression or mood disorder scales) to determine extent & severity.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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