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What is Narcolepsy 5?

What is Narcolepsy 5?

  • Narcolepsy 5: 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 5 is linked to an anomaly on chromosome 14q11.2.

Narcolepsy 5: Introduction

Types of Narcolepsy 5:

Broader types of Narcolepsy 5:

How serious is Narcolepsy 5?

Complications of Narcolepsy 5: see complications of Narcolepsy 5

What causes Narcolepsy 5?

Causes of Narcolepsy 5: see causes of Narcolepsy 5
Cause of Narcolepsy 5: The genetic anomaly is inherited in an autosomal dominant manner.

What are the symptoms of Narcolepsy 5?

Symptoms of Narcolepsy 5: see symptoms of Narcolepsy 5

Complications of Narcolepsy 5: see complications of Narcolepsy 5

Narcolepsy 5: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Narcolepsy 5.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Narcolepsy 5.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Narcolepsy 5: see treatments for Narcolepsy 5

Name and Aliases of Narcolepsy 5

Main name of condition: Narcolepsy 5

Other names or spellings for Narcolepsy 5:

Narcoleptic Syndrome 5, NRCLP5


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