Trastorno bipolar de la personalidad

El trastorno bipolar de la personalidad es un trastorno anímico caracterizado por episodios de manía y depresión grave. El tratamiento con litio o medicamentos para estabilizar el ánimo puede resultar efectivo, pero, debido a que los regímenes de medicación a veces son difíciles de tolerar y mantener, el riesgo de sufrir una recaída es mayor.Trastorno bipolar de la personalidad

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Last reviewed 1/31/2013 by David B. Merrill, MD, Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, Bethanne Black, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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