What is AGITATED DEPRESSION?

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an instance of major depression classified by psychomotor aggravation, an ability to sit still, and being easily annoyed. Once referred to as agitated melancholia

AGITATED DEPRESSION: "Aside from feeling lethargic and blue, Melanie often experienced motor twitches and involuntary movements due to agitated depression."

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