ADHD Unspecified

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      jadeon15
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      What is ADHD unspecified? I was just diagnosed.

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      Penny Williams
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      I’m not sure… it’s not an “official” diagnosis in the DSM. ADHD is diagnosed as inattentive, hyperactive/impulsive, or combined. I’m guessing “unspecified” is your doctor’s way of saying they don’t know which type.

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      Penny
      ADDitude Community Moderator, Parenting ADHD Trainer & Author, Mom to teen w/ ADHD, LDs, and autism

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