Mood disorder NOS (Not Otherwise Specified) is defined by the DSM is a more general category of mood disorders that do not fit the any other diagnosis. This diagnosis is used when it is difficult to choose between:
Agitation is a symptom of both depressive and bipolar disorders and may make it difficult to make a more specific diagnosis.
|Mood disorders as diagnosed by the DSM edit|
|Mood episodes: Major depressive episode • Manic episode • Mixed episode • Hypomanic episode|