bipolar affective disorder

noun

: bipolar disorder
… a double-blind, controlled study of 44 people with bipolar affective disorder, a condition in which the patient swings between manic episodes and deep depression.Jim Robbins, The New York Times

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“Bipolar affective disorder.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/bipolar%20affective%20disorder. Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

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