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Abrupt mood swings

Abrupt mood swings: Introduction

Abrupt mood swings: is an extreme or rapid change in mood. See detailed information below for a list of 10 causes of Abrupt mood swings, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Abrupt mood swings: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Abrupt mood swings

Cluster of diseases with difficult diagnosis issues: There is a well-known list of medical conditions that are all somewhat difficult to diagnose, and all can present in 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 suffered from more »

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's, whereas there are many other less severe 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 stroke or 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 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 patients with bipolar seek 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 more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe 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 to diagnose these anxiety disorders may worsen more »

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Detailed list of causes of Abrupt mood swings

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How Common are these Causes of Abrupt mood swings?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Abrupt mood swings. Of the 10 causes of Abrupt mood swings that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 8 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Abrupt mood swings:

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Medical Conditions associated with Abrupt mood swings:

Emotional symptoms (2080 causes), Behavioral symptoms (4608 causes), Mood symptoms (763 causes)

Symptoms related to Abrupt mood swings:

Post partum depression (6 causes), Pregnancy (699 causes), Psychotic disorders, Personality disorders, Bipolar disorder, Mania (102 causes), Premenstrual syndrome (17 causes)

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