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Andi
09-29-04, 08:22 PM
Child Psychiatry Researchers from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis Report Bipolar Disorder in Children Appears More Severe Than in Most Adults.

Pittsburgh, June 14, 2001, Child psychiatry researchers from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis report that bipolar disorder, formerly called manic-depressive illness, can occur in children as young as 7 years old and that the illness in young bipolar children resembles the most severe form of bipolar disorder in adults.

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