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Signs of Night terror

Symptoms of Night terror

The list of medical symptoms mentioned in various sources for Night terror may include:

  • 'Bolting upright' with their eyes wide open, with a look of fear and panic, and letting out a 'blood curdling scream'. These individuals will usually also be sweating, breathing fast and have a rapid heart rate (autonomic signs). And although it will seem like they are awake, during a night terror, the individual will appear confused, will not be consolable and won't recognize others.
  • Typical night terrors last about 5 to 30 minutes and afterwards, the individual usually return to a regular sleep
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Note that Night terror symptoms usually refers to various medical symptoms known to a patient, but the phrase Night terror signs may often refer to those signs that are only noticable by a doctor.

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What are the signs of Night terror?

The phrase "signs of Night terror" should, strictly speaking, refer only to those signs and symptoms of Night terror that are not readily apparent to the patient. The word "symptoms of Night terror" is the more general meaning; see symptoms of Night terror.

The signs and symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Night terror. This medical information about signs and symptoms for Night terror has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of Night terror signs or Night terror symptoms. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Night terror may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they are indeed Night terror symptoms.


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