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Disease Disorders of Excessive Somnolence

Name Disorders of Excessive Somnolence
Synonyms DOES (Disorders of Excessive Somnolence) | DOESs (Disorders of Excessive Somnolence) | Excessive Somnolence Disorder | Excessive Somnolence Disorders | Hypersomnia | Hypersomnia, Recurrent | Hypersomnias | Hypersomnias, Recurrent | Hypersomnolence | Hypersomnolence Disorder | Hypersomnolence Disorder, Primary | Hypersomnolence Disorders | Hypersomnolence Disorder, Secondary | Hypersomnolence Disorders, Primary | Hypersomnolence Disorders, Secondary | Primary Hypersomnolence Disorder | Primary Hypersomnolence Disorders | Recurrent Hypersomnia | Recurrent Hypersomnias | Secondary Hypersomnolence Disorder | Secondary Hypersomnolence Disorders | Somnolence Disorder, Excessive | Somnolence Disorders, Excessive
Definition Disorders characterized by hypersomnolence during normal waking hours that may impair cognitive functioning. Subtypes include primary hypersomnia disorders (e.g., IDIOPATHIC HYPERSOMNOLENCE; NARCOLEPSY; and KLEINE-LEVIN SYNDROME) and secondary hypersomnia disorders where excessive somnolence can be attributed to a known cause (e.g., drug affect, MENTAL DISORDERS, and SLEEP APNEA SYNDROME). (From J Neurol Sci 1998 Jan 8;153(2):192-202; Thorpy, Principles and Practice of Sleep Medicine, 2nd ed, p320)
Categories Mental disorder | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D006970
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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sleep Wake Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dyssomnias Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sleep Disorders, Intrinsic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Disorders of Excessive Somnolence Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
2. DiseasesMental Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sleep Wake Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dyssomnias Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sleep Disorders, Intrinsic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Disorders of Excessive Somnolence Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

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Disorders of Excessive Somnolence Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  Hyper-Beta-Alaninemia
  Hypersomnolence, Idiopathic
  Kleine-Levin Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Narcolepsy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references