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What is Adult ADHD?

What is Adult ADHD?

Adult ADHD, (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) is a common neurobehavioral developmental disorder with an onset in childhood that ...more »

Adult ADHD: Introduction

Types of Adult ADHD:

Broader types of Adult ADHD:

How many people get Adult ADHD?

Prevalance of Adult ADHD: The prevalence rate in adults has been estimated at 2-7%.

Who gets Adult ADHD?

Gender Profile for Adult ADHD: In adults, the sex ratio is close to even.

How serious is Adult ADHD?

Prognosis of Adult ADHD: ADD/ADHD is a lifelong disorder but may improve with treatment. Although it may be damaging to mental/social health, it is not fatal nor degenerative.
Complications of Adult ADHD: see complications of Adult ADHD

What causes Adult ADHD?

Causes of Adult ADHD: see causes of Adult ADHD

What are the symptoms of Adult ADHD?

Symptoms of Adult ADHD: see symptoms of Adult ADHD

Complications of Adult ADHD: see complications of Adult ADHD

Adult ADHD: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Adult ADHD.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Adult ADHD.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Adult ADHD: Pediatrician, Family Practice Physician, Psychiatrist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Adult ADHD.
Treatments for Adult ADHD: see treatments for Adult ADHD
Research for Adult ADHD: see research for Adult ADHD

Name and Aliases of Adult ADHD

Main name of condition: Adult ADHD

Other names or spellings for Adult ADHD:

Adult ADHD: Related Conditions

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