Home > Health Library > Bipolar Disorder: Hypomanic Episodes
Hypomanic episodes can occur in people who have mood disorders.
Hypomanic episodes are less severe than manic episodes, although a hypomanic
episode can still interfere with your ability to function properly.
Hypomania may be diagnosed if:
If you feel that you or someone you care about may be experiencing a
hypomanic episode, contact your doctor to discuss the possible causes and the
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerPatrice Burgess, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerLisa S. Weinstock, MD - Psychiatry
Current as ofNovember 14, 2014
Current as of:
November 14, 2014
Patrice Burgess, MD - Family Medicine & Lisa S. Weinstock, MD - Psychiatry
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