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ERIC Number: EJ311816
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Depression and Anorexia Nervosa of Persons with Down Syndrome.
Szymanski, Ludwik S.; Biederman, Joseph
American Journal of Mental Deficiency, v89 n3 p246-51 Nov 1984
Manifestations of depression in three adults wth Down syndrome, one of whom also exhibited anorexia nervosa, are described. Overall findings indicate that major depression in Down syndrome may be more frequent than previously assumed and that it can be diagnosed with standard diagnostic criteria, modified according to the patient's developmental level. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Non-Classroom
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Language: English
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