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Psychiatric & Physical Comorbidities & Their Impact On The Course Of Bipolar Disorder: A Prospective, Naturalistic 4-Year Follow-Up Study

Research Summary | December 11, 2017

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Key Messages Physical and psychiatric comorbidities are common in bipolar disorder (BD), but they may not all be associated with long-term outcomes. The risk of manic relapses in BD was increased by thyroid disease, specifically hypothyroidism, and may be specifically modulated by baseline thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH). The detection and treatment of hypothyroidism in BD should…

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