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CASE REPORT
Year : 2005  |  Volume : 47  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 124-125

Treatment-refractory, juvenile-onset bipolar affective disorder


Department of Psychiatry, S.V. Medical College, Tirupati 517507 Andhra Pradesh, India

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K John Vijay Sagar
Department of Psychiatry, S.V. Medical College, Tirupati 517507 Andhra Pradesh
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0019-5545.55962

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A case of juvenile-onset bipolar affective disorder with a childhood history of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is presented. As the patient was refractory to treatment with mood stabilizers, clozapine was given, which succeeded in achieving remission. The disorder's natural history needs further study. Data also need to be collected for optimal pharmacotherapeutic guidance.



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