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Prognosis of Depression

Onset of Depression: It occurs more commonly between 25 to 44 years of age


Complications of Depression may include:

Complications of Depression from the Diseases Database include:

Source: Diseases Database

See also complications of Depression.

Prognosis of Depression Discussion

While approximately 80 percent of people with depression respond very positively to treatment, a significant number of individuals remain treatment refractory. Even among treatment responders, many do not have complete or lasting improvement, and adverse side effects are common. (Source: excerpt from Depression Research: NIMH)

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About prognosis:

The 'prognosis' of Depression usually refers to the likely outcome of Depression. The prognosis of Depression may include the duration of Depression, chances of complications of Depression, probable outcomes, prospects for recovery, recovery period for Depression, survival rates, death rates, and other outcome possibilities in the overall prognosis of Depression. Naturally, such forecast issues are by their nature unpredictable.


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