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At what age does bipolar disorder usually first appear?

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Bipolar disorder usually appears between ages 15 and 24 and persists through a lifetime. It's rare that newly diagnosed mania is seen in young children or in adults over age 65.

From: Bipolar Disorder WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

National Institute of Mental Health: "What is Depression?" and "What are the different forms of depression?"

American Psychiatric Association: . Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-V)

Fieve, R. Rodale Books, 2006. Bipolar II,

Reviewed by Joseph Goldberg on February 20, 2018

SOURCES:

National Institute of Mental Health: "What is Depression?" and "What are the different forms of depression?"

American Psychiatric Association: . Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-V)

Fieve, R. Rodale Books, 2006. Bipolar II,

Reviewed by Joseph Goldberg on February 20, 2018

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