What is the rate of incidence for masked depression?

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Because of the elusive nature of the condition, the rate of incidence for masked depression is difficult to estimate. Approximately 30 percent of people who visit their doctor have symptoms of some form of depression. The rate of incidence for teenagers and young adults may be even higher.

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