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Social Effects of COVID-19 in an Adolescent Male with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Aakanksha Pitliya, Anjana Chowdary Elapolu

Keywords : Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, Coronavirus disease 2019, Social effects

Citation Information : Pitliya A, Elapolu AC. Social Effects of COVID-19 in an Adolescent Male with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. J Med Sci 2022; 8 (1-4):10-11.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10045-00214

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 18-01-2023

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2022; The Author(s).


The severity of ADHD is directly proportional to the social isolation effects implemented to stop the spread of coronavirus disease. This led to series of complications in patients dealing with ADHD, causing school delays. We present a case of an adolescent male suffering from ADHD, whose quality of life is severely decreased after the implementation of social isolation and closure of schools and colleges.

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