Condition

Affective Disorder

Description

 It is a grouping of related psychiatric and medical disorders which may accompany bipolar, unipolar, and schizoaffective disorders at statistically higher rates than would normally be expected. Affective spectrum disorders include:

Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
Bipolar disorder
Body dysmorphic disorder
Bulimia nervosa and other eating disorders
Cataplexy
Dysthymia
General anxiety disorder
Hypersexuality
Irritable bowel syndrome
Impulse-control disorders
Kleptomania
Migraine
Major depressive disorder
Narcolepsy
Obsessive-compulsive disorder
Oppositional-defiant disorder
Panic disorder
Posttraumatic stress disorder
Premenstrual dysphoric disorder
Social anxiety disorder

The following may also be part of the spectrum accompanying affective disorders:

Chronic pain
Intermittent explosive disorder
Pathological gambling
Personality disorder
Pyromania
Substance abuse and addiction (includes alcoholism)
Trichotillomania

Other names

Affective spectrum disorders. Mood disorders

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Hospitals

Vithas Xanit International Hospital Avenida de los Argonautas, s/n Benalmádena
Vithas Parque San Antonio Hospital Avda del Pintor Joaquín Sorolla, 2 Málaga