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Causes of Night terror

List of causes of Night terror

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

  • In children- overtiring themselves
  • In adults- trauma
  • Genetic factors
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Linked to parasomniac disorders
  • Stress

Night terror: Causes and Types

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

Related information on causes of Night terror:

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


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