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With bipolar, does hypomania always precede mania?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: Bipolar

Not necessarily, but appears more in bipolar type 2 younger females, at least from my experience.

In brief: Bipolar

Not necessarily, but appears more in bipolar type 2 younger females, at least from my experience.
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: Does not need to.

An individual can transition directly to a manic state from depressive state or euthymic state.

In brief: Does not need to.

An individual can transition directly to a manic state from depressive state or euthymic state.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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