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Excessively sleepy

Excessively sleepy: Introduction

Excessively sleepy: known as hypersomnia, is excess of sleep. See detailed information below for a list of 17 causes of Excessively sleepy, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Excessively sleepy: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Excessively sleepy

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Misdiagnosis and Excessively sleepy

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Excessively sleepy: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Excessively sleepy

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How Common are these Causes of Excessively sleepy?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Excessively sleepy. Of the 17 causes of Excessively sleepy that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 3 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 16 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Excessively sleepy:

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Causes of Excessively sleepy Based on Risk Factors

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  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Excessively sleepy:

    Sleep symptoms (1476 causes), Fatigue symptoms (3235 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Weakness (3752 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Muscle weakness (4300 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Sleeping problems (873 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Sick (5751 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Nocturnal symptoms (698 causes), Energy symptoms (3108 causes)

    Symptoms related to Excessively sleepy:

    Insomnia (521 causes), Somnambulism, Hypersomnia (23 causes), Diabetes (212 causes), Headache depression, Migraine (37 causes), Chronic fatigue syndrome (3 causes)

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