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The hall mark of BPD is the instability of interpersonal relations, vast sways in emotion, mood and feelings about things from very good to very bad. Self mutilation is not a necessary component, but risk taking usually is. We all have some borderline traits, but bot sufficient enough to justify a diagnosis. In order for it to be considered a disorder, the symptoms have to be sufficient enough to interfere with your functioning. The true way to find out is to have a thorough interview from a mental health professional. However the only reason for that would be that there is, as I stated a disturbance in functioning. I am leaving 2 links. One is a self test, but as i again stated it cannot replace an in depth interview by a professional: http://www.4degreez.com/misc/personality_disorder_test.mv
The other link is a description of BPD, symptoms, treatment, etc:
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