Oppositional Defiant Disorder
Oppositional Defiant Disorder: Introduction
A type of disruptive behavior disorder characterized by repeated defiance, hostility, disobedience and negative behavior towards people in authority. Oppositional behavior and defiance can be normal for children and teenagers at various stages of development but it becomes a concern when it is frequent and consistent. It can be a major factor in juvenile delinquency. ...more »
Symptoms of Oppositional Defiant Disorder
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Oppositional Defiant Disorder:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Oppositional Defiant Disorder?
Oppositional Defiant Disorder: Deaths
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Causes of Oppositional Defiant Disorder
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Oppositional Defiant Disorder: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Oppositional Defiant Disorder
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms.
Although the most common...read more »
Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who
had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness
because he...read more »
Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for
a patient to show mental decline to dementia.
Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions,
such as a...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood...read more »
ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD
in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults.
Some adults can remain undiagnosed, and indeed...read more »
Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder)
often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians.
Many...read more »
Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with
an eating disorder is female.
The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be diagnosed...read more »
Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be
undiagnosed in teenagers.
The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression
to be overlooked.
See misdiagnosis of depression or ...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can...read more »
Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression)
may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of anxiety disorders).
Failure...read more »
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