Mania is more than just feeling good or even euphoric.
With true mania, people can be described by words like "frantic",
"hyperactive" or over-excited.
Often a person's thoughts and speech is so "fast" that it tumbles
over itself and becomes fragmented by following tangents
of thoughts and ideas.
Cycling between mania and depression is the hallmark of bipolar disorder (previously called manic-depression)
but there are other possible causes of mania.
Researching symptoms of Mania: Further information about the symptoms of Mania is available including a list of symptoms of Mania, other diseases that might have similar symptoms in differential diagnosis of Mania, or alternatively return to research other symptoms in the symptom center.
Misdiagnosis and Mania: Research more detailed information about misdiagnosis of Mania, failure to diagnose Mania, underlying causes of Mania (possibly misdiagnosed), or research misdiagnosis of other diseases
Treatments for Mania: Various information is available about treatments available for Mania, or research treatments for other diseases.
Statistics and Mania:
Various sources and calculations are available in statistics about Mania,
prevalence and incidence statistics for Mania,
and you can also research other medical statistics in our statistics center.
Last revision: June 2, 2003
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