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What is Melancholic depression?

What is Melancholic depression?

  • Melancholic depression: Melancholic depression, or 'depression with melancholic features' is a subtype of major depression characterized by the inability to find pleasure in positive things combined with physical agitation, insomnia, or decreased appetite.

Melancholic depression: Introduction

Types of Melancholic depression:

Broader types of Melancholic depression:

How serious is Melancholic depression?

Prognosis of Melancholic depression: It has been found that preventive programs with a competence-enhancing component to be superior to behaviorally-oriented programs overall, and found behavioral programs to be particularly unhelpful for older people, for whom social support programs were uniquely beneficial.

What causes Melancholic depression?

Causes of Melancholic depression: see causes of Melancholic depression

What are the symptoms of Melancholic depression?

Symptoms of Melancholic depression: see symptoms of Melancholic depression

Melancholic depression: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Melancholic depression.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Melancholic depression.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Melancholic depression: Psychiatrist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Melancholic depression.
Treatments for Melancholic depression: see treatments for Melancholic depression
Research for Melancholic depression: see research for Melancholic depression

Name of Melancholic depression

Main name of condition: Melancholic depression


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