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Table 1 Distribution by season of year of births in the diagnostic groups

From: Season of birth, clinical manifestations and Dexamethasone Suppression Test in unipolar major depression

Season Depressives (D), n = 45 Controls (C), n = 90 DST non-suppressors (NS), n = 10 DST suppressors (S), n = 35
Winter 15 (33.33%) 24 (26.67%) 4 (40.00%) 11 (31.43%)
Spring 9 (20.00%) 27 (30.00%) 1 (10.00%) 8 (22.86%)
Summer 9 (20.00%) 26 (28.89%) 0 (0.00%) 8 (22.86%)
Autumn 12 (26.67%) 13 (14.44%) 5 (50.00%) 8 (22.86%)
Total 45 (100%) 90 (100%) 10 (100%) 35 (100%)