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Inflammation, Obesity, & Metabolic Syndrome In Depression: Analysis Of The 2009-2010 National Health & Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)

Research Summary | October 15, 2015

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Key Messages Inflammation has been implicated in the etiology of major depressive disorder (MDD). Article evaluates rates of elevated inflammation among individuals with MDD. This analysis highlights the prevalence of inflammation seen in patients with MDD and the links to significant metabolic burden such as metabolic syndrome (MetS). Presence of inflammation may be a distinct…

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