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Is it normal to get depressed after being diagnosed with a tumor?

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Dr. Herbert Duvivier
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Depression is a normal reaction to disturbing news such as being diagnosed with a tumor. The depression requires treatment with counseling and if needed medication.

In brief: Yes

Depression is a normal reaction to disturbing news such as being diagnosed with a tumor. The depression requires treatment with counseling and if needed medication.
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

It is a normal response to be depressed on hearing a bad, life altering news.

In brief: Yes

It is a normal response to be depressed on hearing a bad, life altering news.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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