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Sleep disturbance: Sleeping difficulty, called insomnia, can involve difficulty falling asleep when you first go to bed at night, waking up too early in the morning, and waking up often during the night. See detailed information below for a list of 104 causes of Sleep disturbance, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Sleep disturbance.
There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor
about your symptoms.
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Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Sleep disturbance, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.
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The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible
causes of Sleep disturbance as a symptom.
Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using,
including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.
Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Sleep disturbance may include these symptoms:
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Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible
causes of Sleep disturbance as a symptom include:
Disorders characterized by impairment of the ability to initiate or maintain sleep. This may occur as a primary disorder or in association with another medical or psychiatric condition.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
The list below shows some of the causes of Sleep disturbance mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Sleep disturbance. Of the 104 causes of Sleep disturbance that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Sleep disturbance' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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The following list of medical conditions have Sleep disturbance or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Sleep disturbance based
on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:
Medical Conditions associated with Sleep disturbance:
Symptoms related to Sleep disturbance:
Doctor-patient articles related to symptoms and diagnosis:
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Medical research papers related to Sleep disturbance include:
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