Sentence Examples

  • Bipolar II disorder is characterized by major depressive episodes alternating with episodes of hypomania, a milder form of mania.
  • Hypomania is not as severe as mania and does not cause the level of impairment in work and social activities that mania can.
  • Mania and hypomania are similar, but mania is usually more severe and debilitating to the patient.
  • They alternate between depression (the low mood) and mania or hypomania (the high mood).
  • Bipolar disorder includes mania or hypomania.