Metabolic syndrome and major depressive disorder: Co-occurrence and pathophysiologic overlap
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- McIntyre, R.S., Rasgon, N.L., Kemp, D.E. et al. Curr Diab Rep (2009) 9: 51. doi:10.1007/s11892-009-0010-0
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The metabolic syndrome and its components are associated with depressive symptomatology. This article discusses the rate of co-occurrence and the points of pathophysiologic commonality between the metabolic syndrome and major depressive disorder.