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Not necessarily. hyperactivity is a part of ADHD but hyperactivity it self is not adhd. This must be diagnosed by a medical professional and the subject may have adhd or is just a hyper type of person.

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What is adhd fullform?

the full form of ADHD is attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

What does the medical abbreviation ADHD mean?

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder .Attention Deficiet Hyperactivity Disorder-ADHD or Attention Deficiet Hyperactivity disorder Inattentive Type-old term ADD

What does ADHD sand for?

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

What is ADHD short for?

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Does all type of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder manifest hyperactivity?

No there is an inattentive form of ADHD to where the symptoms are not as apparent as those of hyperactivity.

What does the disease ADHD stand for?

ADHD is a condition that has the full name of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. There is a variation of it that is ADD, and that is much the same but, like the name suggests, does not involve hyperactivity.

What does the H in ADHD stand for?

ADHD stands for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.Side Note: About one child per classroom has ADHD.

Is there a difference between add and ADHD?

ADHD is associated with hyperactivity. ADD is only associated with attention deficit.

Is ADHD physiological or psychological?

Neither. ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) is thought to be a neurological syndrome that is categorized by inattention, hyperactivity and impulsiveness. See related question link for more information.

What are some symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder?

Some of the symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) go into three groups. One, Combined (the most popular sub type) involves symptoms of both inattentiveness and hyperactivity. Second, Inattentive ADHD (known as ADD) is marked by impaired attention and concentration. Third, Hyperactive-impulsive ADHD is marked with hyperactivity without inattentiveness.

What is Attention deficit Hyperactivity?

Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a developmental disorder characterized by distractibility, hyperactivity, impulsive behaviors, and the inability to remain focused on tasks or activities.

Why does ADHD have a slash in it?

ADHD stands for Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder. Attention deficit and Hyperactivity are two separate conditions often linked together. An additional diagnosis could be Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD).

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