Clinical peculiarities of depressive disorders in patients with malignant gastrointestinal tract tumors

N. A. Kornetov, V. A. Zhorov
2008 Bûlleten' Sibirskoj Mediciny  
Unipolar depression is prevalent in inpatients with GIT tumors. Following types of depressions have been distinguished: with cognitive disturbances, anxious-hypochondriac and agitated ones. For oncologists and surgeons clinical symptoms of high likelihood of depressive disorder in oncological pathology of GIT are as follows: pain, disturbance of quality of sleep, experienced weakness and breakdown, experienced fear, tension and sudden panic with agitation.
doi:10.20538/1682-0363-2008-4-99-104 doaj:88f8bdd3e1064ba1b728c80e2e71efa3 fatcat:oylo26o3zrchbob4pc7lcz6he4