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Disease Parasomnias

Name Parasomnias
Synonyms Benign Neonatal Sleep Myoclonus | Drunkennesses, Sleep | Drunkenness, Sleep | Myoclonus, Benign Neonatal Sleep | Neonatal Sleep Myoclonus, Benign | Parasomnia | Paroxysm, Sleep Sensory | Paroxysms, Sleep Sensory | Sensory Paroxysm, Sleep | Sensory Paroxysms, Sleep | Sleep Drunkenness | Sleep Drunkennesses | Sleep Related Abnormal Swallowing Syndrome | Sleep-Related Abnormal Swallowing Syndrome | Sleep Sensory Paroxysm | Sleep Sensory Paroxysms
Definition Movements or behaviors associated with sleep, sleep stages, or partial arousals from sleep that may impair sleep maintenance. Parasomnias are generally divided into four groups: arousal disorders, sleep-wake transition disorders, parasomnias of REM sleep, and nonspecific parasomnias. (From Thorpy, Sleep Disorders Medicine, 1994, p191)
Categories Mental disorder | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D020447

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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
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

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Parasomnias Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Nocturnal Myoclonus Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Nocturnal Paroxysmal Dystonia
View node REM Sleep Parasomnias Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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  Sleep-Wake Transition Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes