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Major depressive episode

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Description of Major depressive episode

Major depressive episode (medical condition): Episode of severe depression and related symptoms...more »

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Major depressive episode: (psychiatry) a state of depression with all the classic symptoms (anhedonia and lethargy and sleep disturbance and despondency and morbid thoughts and feelings of worthlessness and sometimes attempted suicide) but with no known organic dysfunction.
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Major depressive episode: Related Topics

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Major depressive episode as a Disease

Major depressive episode (medical condition): See Major depressive episode (disease information).
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Major depressive episode: Related Diseases

Major depressive episode: Major depressive episode is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

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Major depressive episode: Related Disease Topics

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Broader terms for Major depressive episode

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Hierarchical classifications of Major depressive episode

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WordNet 2.1

  • clinical depression,depression,depressive disorder
  • affective disorder,emotional disorder,emotional disturbance,major affective disorder
  • disturbance,folie,mental disorder,mental disturbance,psychological disorder
  • disorder,upset
  • condition,status
  • state

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