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What is Narcolepsy 1?

What is Narcolepsy 1?

  • Narcolepsy 1: Narcolepsy is a sleep disorder where characterized by the classic tetrad of excessive daytime sleepiness, cataplexy, hypnagogic hallucinations and sleep paralysis. Some cases are linked to a genetic anomaly - Type 1 is linked to an anomaly on chromosome 6p21.

Narcolepsy 1: Introduction

Types of Narcolepsy 1:

Broader types of Narcolepsy 1:

How serious is Narcolepsy 1?

Complications of Narcolepsy 1: see complications of Narcolepsy 1

What causes Narcolepsy 1?

Causes of Narcolepsy 1: see causes of Narcolepsy 1
Cause of Narcolepsy 1: The genetic anomaly is inherited in an autosomal dominant manner.

What are the symptoms of Narcolepsy 1?

Symptoms of Narcolepsy 1: see symptoms of Narcolepsy 1

Complications of Narcolepsy 1: see complications of Narcolepsy 1

Narcolepsy 1: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Narcolepsy 1.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Narcolepsy 1.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Narcolepsy 1: see treatments for Narcolepsy 1

Name and Aliases of Narcolepsy 1

Main name of condition: Narcolepsy 1

Other names or spellings for Narcolepsy 1:

Narcoleptic Syndrome 1, NRCLP1

 

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