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Old 01-02-18, 01:00 AM
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Re: ADHD-Inattentive, hyperfocus and hypofocus?

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do all people who have adhd-inattentive hyperfocus excessively?

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Not all, in fact, probably most do *not*. That would probably be more indicative of something like OCD. ADHD people might seem to hyperfocus on things that are stimulating (such as video games), but that is because they need something to boost dopamine.


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do all people who have adhd-inattentive hypofocus excessively?
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By the classic definition, yes, they should have those symptoms to qualify for diagnosis.
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