First described by Emil W.M.G Kraeplin 1856-1926 German psychiatrist, it is a disorder characterized by depressive symptoms accompanied by psychotic features but doesn't meet the criteria for a major depressive episode

KRAEPELIN'S DISEASE: "Kraepelin's Disease is a disorder that is characterized by depressive symptoms."
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