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Table 2 PHQ-15 scoring (weighted PHQ-15 score) in male and female SSD individuals. Results are reported when normalized from 14 items (for puberal girls) to 13 items (for prepuberal girls and boys) to 15 items

From: Impact of the first COVID-19 lockdown on the relationship with parents and peers in a cohort of adolescents with somatic symptom disorder

Weighted PHQ-15 scoring F (n.30) M (n.28)
Low (score 0–4) 7 (23.3%) 18 (64.3%)
Mild (score 5–9) 10 (33.3%) 9 (32.1%)
Moderate (score 10–14) 10 (33.3%) 1 (3.6%)
Severe (≥ 15) 3 (10%) 0 (0%)
Mean scoring (SD) 8.4 (4.6) 3.9 (3.2)