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what do i have

when i wasd 19 or 20 they said i had bpd
2 yearsd ago they said i was bipolaar
also two yearsd ahgo one person saaid i had a acxis 2 bpd
how do i knoiw what i have
i asked my pdoc and he said iwas bipolar but did not know if i wads pbd
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Dear Karen Ruth,

It is difficult when someone is uncertain of their diagnosis.
I recommend you read my answer posted 9/11/99.
Personality Disorders may also called be Axis II disorders, and BPD or borderline personality disorder is one type of personality disorder.  It is not uncommon for people to suffer from bipolar disorder and borderline personality disorder at the same time..
Continue with treatment, discuss your concerns with your psychiatrist.
Good Luck.


Sincerely,

HFHS M.D.-SW
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