Associations of serum cystatin C with depressive symptoms and suicidal ideation in major depressive disorder

Background: Individuals with major depressive disorder (MDD) have high suicidal ideation. There is evidence that serum cystatin C (Cys C) may be involved in the pathophysiology of MDD. The present study aimed to investigate Cys C concentration in patients with MDD and clarify its possible association with depressive symptoms and suicidal ideation. Methods: An online […]

Serum thyroid-stimulating-hormone concentration as an index of severity of major depression.