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Sundown syndrome

Sundown syndrome: Introduction

Sundown syndrome: Various symptoms such as confusion and restlessness that is observed mainly in elderly institutionalized patients with dementia. Symptoms tend to occur mainly at sunset. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Sundown syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Sundown syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Sundown syndrome?

Causes of Sundown syndrome

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Sundown syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Sundown syndrome

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he suffered from sudden more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a stroke or Alzheimer's more »

ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults. Some adults can remain undiagnosed, more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians. more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression to be overlooked. See more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of anxiety disorders). Failure to more »

Sundown syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Sundown syndrome

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Sundown syndrome: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Sundown syndrome

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Sundown syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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More information about Sundown syndrome

  1. Sundown syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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