Bereavement vs MDD

Discussion in 'Step I' started by surgicel, 09.23.14.

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  1. surgicel

    surgicel 2+ Year Member

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    Can bereavement last longer than 2 months or when it does its now called persistent complex bereavement disorder?
     
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    Transposony Do or do not, There is no try 5+ Year Member

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    Bereavement usually lasts for 6 months but it can last for a year.
    I have no idea about persistent complex bereavement disorder but don't think it matters for USMLE purposes.
     

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