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Disease Somnambulism

Name Somnambulism
Synonyms Nocturnal Wandering | PARASOMNIA, SLEEP TERRORS TYPE, INCLUDED | PARASOMNIA, SLEEPWALKING TYPE | PSMNST, INCLUDED | PSMNSW | Sleepwalking | Sleep Walking | Sleep Walking Disorder | Sleep Walking Disorders | Wandering, Nocturnal
Definition A parasomnia characterized by a partial arousal that occurs during stage IV of non-REM sleep. Affected individuals exhibit semipurposeful behaviors such as ambulation and are difficult to fully awaken. Children are primarily affected, with a peak age range of 4-6 years.
Categories Mental disorder | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D013009
OMIM® ID 613938

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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 Parasomnias Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sleep Arousal Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Somnambulism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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 Parasomnias Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sleep Arousal Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Somnambulism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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