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Bipolar disorder in children and teens and
attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are similar. It is possible for a child to have both
conditions. But certain symptoms help distinguish one from the
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerJohn Pope, MD - PediatricsSpecialist Medical ReviewerDavid A. Axelson, MD - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Current as ofNovember 20, 2015
Current as of:
November 20, 2015
John Pope, MD - Pediatrics & David A. Axelson, MD - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
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