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Synonyms for bipolar disorder
bipo·lar dis·or·der

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  1. bipolar disordernoun

    manic depression

  2. bipolar disordernoun

    A psychiatric diagnostic category, previously called manic depression, characterised by mood swings between great energy (manic) and clinical depression.

    manic depression

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. bipolar disorder, manic depression, manic depressive illness, manic-depressive psychosisnoun

    a mental disorder characterized by episodes of mania and depression

    manic depression, manic depressive illness, manic-depressive psychosis

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Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD0.0 / 0 votes

  1. bipolar disorder

    Bipolar disorder

  2. bipolar disorder

    Bipolar affective disorder, bipolar disease, bipolar illness, manic-depressive disease, manic depressive disorder, manic-depressive illness, manic depression √Bipolar disorder is the term used by the American Psychiatric Association, and is an umbrella term that encompasses a variety of clinical subtypes. The synonym manic-depressive disorder is still popular; other synonyms include alternating insanity, alternating psychosis, amphithymia, bipolar affective psychosis, circular psychosis, cyclophrenia, cyclothymia, cyclothymic disorder, erithisophreia, Falret's disease, Falret syndrome, folie circularie, intermittent insanity, intermittent psychosis, manic-depressive disease, manic-depressive disorder, manic-depressive insanity, manic-depressive psychosis, manic-depressive syndrome, periodic insanity, periodic psychosis, recurrent insanity, recurrent psychosis

  3. bipolar disorder

    Mani-depressive disease, mani-depressive disorder

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  1. Seena Fazel:

    One important finding was that the vast majority of depressed persons were not convicted of violent crimes, and that the rates ... are below those for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, and considerably lower than for alcohol or drug abuse.

  2. Max Wiznitzer:

    It’s an interesting association, but causation is definitely not proven, we have to see if there’s a viable and biologically plausible mechanism by which a small amount of lithium in the water supply can somehow do this, yet pharmacologic dosing of lithium in women with bipolar disorder has not been reported to be causing increased risk of ASD.

  3. Caroline Apovian:

    She was older, in her 40s. She had surgery and lost 150 pounds. And then she put herself in front of a bus and died because she had underlying bipolar disorder she had been self-medicating with food, we as a society use a lot of food to hide trauma. What we need in this country is more psychological counseling for everybody, not just for people who undergo bariatric surgery.

  4. Albert Watkins:

    Mr. Chansley is diagnosed with mental health vulnerabilities, including transient schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, anxiety and depression exacerbated by socio stressors.

  5. Mark Frye:

    We don’t have a lot of treatment options for the depression phase of bipolar disorder, which is very troubling from a public-health standpoint.

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  • bipolêre gemoedsversteuringAfrikaans
  • اضطراب ثنائي القطبArabic
  • біпалярны афектыўны разлад, біпалярны разладBelarusian
  • биполярно разстройствоBulgarian
  • trastorn bipolarCatalan, Valencian
  • bipolární afektivní poruchaCzech
  • anhwylder deubegwnWelsh
  • bipolær affektiv sindslidelseDanish
  • bipolare StörungGerman
  • διπολική διαταραχήGreek
  • trastorno bipolarSpanish
  • bipolaarne häireEstonian
  • desoreka bipolarBasque
  • اختلال دوقطبیPersian
  • kaksisuuntainen mielialahäiriöFinnish
  • trouble bipolaireFrench
  • trastorno bipolarGalician
  • הפרעה דו-קוטביתHebrew
  • द्विध्रुवी विकारHindi
  • bipoláris zavarHungarian
  • երկբևեռ հուզումնավոր խանգարումArmenian
  • psicosi maniaco-depressivaItalian
  • 双極性障害Japanese
  • 조울증Korean
  • maniakinė depresijaLithuanian
  • биполарно растројствоMacedonian
  • bipolaire stoornisDutch
  • nipolar lidelseNorwegian
  • tresvirament bipolarOccitan
  • zaburzenie afektywne dwubiegunowePolish
  • transtorno bipolarPortuguese
  • tulburare bipolarăRomanian
  • биполярное расстройство, биполярное аффективное расстройствоRussian
  • manično-depresivna psihoza, манично-депресивна психоза, bipolarni afektivni poremećaj, биполарни афективни поремећајSerbo-Croatian
  • bipolárna afektívna poruchaSlovak
  • bipolarna motnjaSlovene
  • bipolärt syndromSwedish
  • kagusutang may dalawang duloTagalog
  • bipolar bozuklukTurkish
  • біполярний розлад, біполярний афективний розладUkrainian
  • 躁郁症Chinese

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