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Since my fall and hemiarthroplasty surgery in april.I feel tired and cry all the time. How do I know if it is depression?

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Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry
6 doctors agree

In brief: Screening questions

Recovery from an accident and surgery can surely take time.
The changes in mobility, the meaning of the accident, and how your body feels, all affect you deeply -- and can lead to depression. They don't have to, but they can. You can take a screening quiz at: http://tinyurl.Com/82pzjes please talk with your family doctor about your symptoms anyway -- this allows for personal support and help.

In brief: Screening questions

Recovery from an accident and surgery can surely take time.
The changes in mobility, the meaning of the accident, and how your body feels, all affect you deeply -- and can lead to depression. They don't have to, but they can. You can take a screening quiz at: http://tinyurl.Com/82pzjes please talk with your family doctor about your symptoms anyway -- this allows for personal support and help.
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Dr. Pamela Pappas
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Dr. Robert Gerstman
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: Depends

Pain meds can give depressiona s a side effect at times.
This would be worth discussing with your doctor.

In brief: Depends

Pain meds can give depressiona s a side effect at times.
This would be worth discussing with your doctor.
Dr. Robert Gerstman
Dr. Robert Gerstman
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