Fast Five Quiz: Borderline Personality Disorder

Stephen Soreff, MD


March 09, 2021

Borderline personality disorder is characterized by marked instability in functioning, fluctuating affect and mood, unstable interpersonal relationships, impulsiveness and, at times, reality testing. Borderline personality disorder is associated with significant morbidity. Self-harm is common, and as many as 10% of people with this condition die by suicide.

Can you recognize symptoms and are you familiar with key clinical information regarding workup and treatment? Refresh and test your knowledge of this serious mental health condition with a short quiz.


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