Fast Five Quiz: Borderline Personality Disorder

Stephen Soreff, MD


March 09, 2021

Borderline personality disorder is associated with significant morbidity due to common comorbid conditions, including dysthymia, adjustment disorder with depressed mood, major depression, psychoactive substance abuse, and psychotic disorders. Common conditions include:

  • Mood disorders (80%-96%)

  • Anxiety disorders (88%)

  • Substance use disorders (64%)

  • Eating disorders (53%)

  • ADHD (10%-30%)

  • Somatoform disorders (10%)

Read more about the presentation of borderline personality disorder.


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