manic-depressive disorder


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Related to manic-depressive disorder: bipolar disorder, bipolar, dissociative identity disorder, rapid cycling

manic-depressive disorder

or

manic-depression:

see bipolar disorderbipolar disorder,
formerly manic-depressive disorder
or manic-depression,
severe mental disorder involving manic episodes that are usually accompanied by episodes of depression.
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Proponents of a manic-depressive diagnosis point to a family history of manic-depressive disorder in some children.
It has been revealed that Mehmet Celikel, who has stabbed Turkish painter Bedri Baykam and his assistant Tugba Kurtulmus, has been receiving treatment for manic-depressive disorder.
Formerly known as manic-depressive disorder, bipolar disorder is introduced by Yatham (psychiatry, U.
Here we sense his love for each of the three women (Elisabeth, Marie, and Asta) to which he was successively wedded, the intensity and agony of his dispute with the theological rationalist Henrik Nicolai Clausen, his sparring with younger colleague and scholar Soren Kierkegaard, his wrestling with manic-depressive disorder, his disputes with bishops Jacob Peter Mynster and Hans Lassen Martensen.
Manic-depressive disorder was included with depression in the study, Dr.
The family's physician had arranged for the daughter to be evaluated at the hospital after he concluded the daughter showed symptoms similar to the manic phase of a manic-depressive disorder.

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