The Library of Congress > LCCN Permalink

View this record in:  MARCXML | LC Authorities & Vocabularies

Bipolar disorder

LC control 85080541
LC classificationRC516
Topical headingBipolar disorder
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities  or the  LC Catalog
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
Psychoses, Manic-depressive
See alsoAffective disorders
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities
Depression, Mental
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities
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)