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Bipolar disorder

LC control no.sh 85080541
LC classificationRC516
Topical headingBipolar disorder
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Variant(s)Affective psychoses, Bipolar
Bipolar depression
Bipolar mood disorder
Depression, Bipolar
Depression, Manic
Manic depression
Manic-depressive illness
Manic-depressive psychoses
Manic-depressive psychosis
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Psychoses, Manic-depressive
See alsoAffective disorders
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Psychoses
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Depression, Mental
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Mania
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Found inRandom House (manic-depressive illness, see bipolar disorder. Also called manic-depression)
Am. heritage dict. (manic-depressive illness. Also called bipolar disorder)
Thes. psych. index terms (Manic depression UF Bipolar depression; Manic depressive psychosis)
Readers' Guide (Manic depression see Depression, Mental)
Americana (manic-depressive illness)
Acad. Am. encyc.: v. 2, p. 277 (Bipolar disorder, once known as manic-depressive psychosis)
New Britannica, 1995: index (Manic-depressive psychosis or bipolar disorder)
Mayo Clinic family health book, 1990: p. 1039 (manic-depressive illness)
MESH (Bipolar disorder x Depression, Bipolar; Manic-Depressive psychosis)
Kaplan, H. Comp. gloss. psychiatry and psychology (manic-depressive illness-replaced by bipolar disorder in DSM III R)
MeSH browser, May 31, 2022 (Bipolar Disorder. UF Affective Psychosis, Bipolar; Bipolar Mood Disorder; Depression, Bipolar; Manic Depression; Manic Disorder; Manic-Depressive Psychosis; Psychoses, Manic-Depressive; Psychosis, Manic-Depressive. SN A major affective disorder marked by severe mood swings (manic or major depressive episodes) and a tendency to remission and recurrence. In MeSH Tree Structures under Bipolar and Related Disorders, which is under Mental Disorders)
WebMD, May 31, 2022: Bipolar Disorder (Bipolar disorder was formerly called manic depression. It is a form of major affective disorder, or mood disorder, defined by manic or hypomanic episodes (changes from one's normal mood accompanied by high energy states); patients with bipolar disorder)
National Institute of Mental Health website, May 31, 2022 (Bipolar disorder (formerly called manic-depressive illness or manic depression) is a mental disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels, concentration, and the ability to carry out day-to-day tasks; people with bipolar disorder)