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Research Article

MMPI-2: Cluster Analysis of Personality Profiles in Perinatal Depression—Preliminary Evidence

Table 2

MMPI-2 clinical scales: mean -scores and standard deviations of three groups compared.

Psychasthenic typeDefensive typeDysphoric type
M (SD)M (SD)M (SD)

LLie54.88 (7.25)52.10 (8.61)46.00 (5.66)
FFrequency56.65 (8.38)47.45 (7.29)74.33 (9.97)
KCorrection47.59 (7.46)48.10 (12.37)42.33 (7.23)
HS Hypochondria61.12 (6.67)53.80 (6.10)80.17 (10.34)
DDepression74.12 (7.39)51.85 (8.51)72.67 (10.93)
HYHysteria61.53 (7.11)53.70 (7.42)77.17 (9.75)
PDPsychopathic deviation63.12 (7.12)54.95 (5.84)70.67 (7.84)
MFMasculine-feminine43.12 (7.19)52.20 (10.33)49.83 (8.64)
PAParanoia57.41 (6.37)51.15 (10.34)75.17 (7.08)
PTPsychasthenia67.65 (6.52)47.80 (6.01)75.67 (10.73)
SCSchizophrenia60.88 (5.21)50.50 (6.69)76.17 (10.91)
MAMania49.65 (9.19)49.20 (7.61)65.83 (8.28)
SISocial introversion63.29 (8.75)44.55 (7.91)58.33 (5.32)

Note: -scores were reported in bold if they were greater than 65.

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