Trastorno bipolar de la personalidad
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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.
- Last Reviewed on 01/31/2013
- 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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