Bipolar disorder not otherwise specified

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Bipolar disorder not otherwise specified (BD-NOS) is a diagnosis for bipolar disorder (BD) when it does not fall within the other established sub-types.wikipedia
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Mood disorder

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BD-NOS is a mood disorder and one of three subtypes on the bipolar spectrum, which also includes bipolar I disorder and bipolar II disorder.

DSM-5

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BD-NOS was a classification in the DSM-IV and has since been changed to Bipolar "Other Specified" and "Unspecified" in the 2013 released DSM-5 (American Psychiatric Association, 2013).

Bipolar I disorder

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BD-NOS is a mood disorder and one of three subtypes on the bipolar spectrum, which also includes bipolar I disorder and bipolar II disorder.

Bipolar II disorder

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BD-NOS is a mood disorder and one of three subtypes on the bipolar spectrum, which also includes bipolar I disorder and bipolar II disorder.

Mania

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The diagnosis of bipolar NOS is indicated when there is a rapid change (days) between manic and depressive symptoms and can also include recurring episodes of hypomania.

Hypomania

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The diagnosis of bipolar NOS is indicated when there is a rapid change (days) between manic and depressive symptoms and can also include recurring episodes of hypomania.

Mood stabilizer

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Individual approaches to treatment are recommended, usually involving a combination of mood stabilizers and atypical antipsychotics.

Atypical antipsychotic

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Individual approaches to treatment are recommended, usually involving a combination of mood stabilizers and atypical antipsychotics.

Prevalence

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The prevalence of BD-NOS is 1.4%.

Harry Smith (athlete)

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Both of them suffered from bipolar disorder.

Triiodothyronine

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The same authors published a retrospective study of 125 patients with the two most common categories of bipolar disorders II and NOS whose treatment had previously been resistant to an average of 14 other medications.

Teddy Hart

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Annis suffers from Bipolar disorder but does not medicate.