What are the chances of Borderline Personality Disorder being inherited from a parent?

I'm fairly certain that my mother has Borderline Personality Disorder, and she refuses to get help. I've been depressed since I was a small child, and I'm on antidepressants, but I'm afraid of inheriting this disorder. I don't want to have it but if I do, I want to get help because I know what... show more I'm fairly certain that my mother has Borderline Personality Disorder, and she refuses to get help. I've been depressed since I was a small child, and I'm on antidepressants, but I'm afraid of inheriting this disorder. I don't want to have it but if I do, I want to get help because I know what the disorder does to people.
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