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Parasomnia, which means "around sleep," includes sleepwalking, night terrors, bedwetting, and narcolepsy. All can create family difficulties, and some may be harmful to the child.

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PsychNet-UK Parasomnia Information Sheet Description, Causation, Treatment, Associated Features, Differential Diagnosis etc.
An Introduction To Parasomnias - A sleep disorder is a physical and psychological condition or disturbance of sleep and wakefulness caused by abnormalities that occur during sleep or by abnormalities of specific sleep mechanisms. Although the sleep disorder exists during sleep, recognizable symptoms manifest themselves during the day. Accurate diagnosis requires a polysomnogram, widely known as a "sleep test." 3/5
 
BehaveNet® Clinical Capsule: Parasomnias - Disorder of arousal, partial arousal, or sleep stage transition. It represents an episodic disorder in sleep (such as sleepwalking) rather than a disorder of sleep. 3/5
Parasomnias - Parasomnias are the class of sleep disturbances caused by abnormal (or shall we say paranormal) brain activity. A general list with links. 3/5
Parasomnias - Parasomnias are disorders characterized by undesirable motor, verbal, or experiential phenomenon occurring in association with sleep, specific stages of sleep, or sleep-awake transition phases. An Article by David Bienenfeld, MD. Not Rated
Parasomnias - Are disruptive sleep-related disorders that can occur during arousals from REM sleep or partial arousals from Non-REM sleep. Parasomnias include nightmares, night terrors, sleepwalking, confusional arousals. WebMD - 3/5
What are Parasomnias? - Parasomnias are disruptive sleep-related disorders that can occur during arousals from rapid eye movement (REM) sleep or arousals from non-rapid eye movement (NREM) sleep. 3/5
 
 
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Google Scholarly Articles on Parasomnias - Click Here Parasomnia, which means "around sleep," includes sleepwalking, night terrors, bedwetting, and narcolepsy. All can create family difficulties, and some may be harmful to the child.
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