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Causes of Sleepwalking

Causes of Sleepwalking

Sleepwalking is adults may be caused by a drug reaction, mental disorder or seizure disorder, while in children the cause is often unknown. Anxiety and fatigue may affect sleepwalking. Sleepwalking also tends to run in families.

List of causes of Sleepwalking

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Sleepwalking) that could possibly cause Sleepwalking includes:

More causes:see full list of causes for Sleep walking

Sleepwalking Causes: Male-Female Gender Ratio

Gender of Patients for Sleepwalking: More boys than girls...more »

Sleepwalking: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Sleepwalking, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Sleepwalking:

Sleepwalking: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Sleepwalking: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Sleepwalking as a symptom:

Conditions listing Sleepwalking as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Sleepwalking. Our database lists the following as having Sleepwalking as a symptom of that condition:

Related information on causes of Sleepwalking:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Sleepwalking may be found in:


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