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Sleep symptoms: Introduction

There are a variety of sleeping disorders that are distinct diseases, and sleep-related symptoms can also occur in other diseases. Sleeping disorders include insomnia and sleep apnea. Although people often put up with some level of sleep problems before seeking medical advice, any sleep complaints are a serious symptom that need medical investigation....more »

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Sleep symptoms

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Causes of Types of Sleep symptoms:

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Sleep symptoms: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Sleep symptoms, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Sleep symptoms Treatments

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Stories from Users for Sleep symptoms

Real-life user stories relating to Sleep symptoms:

Message Boards for Sleep symptoms

Symptom specific forums: The following patient stories in our interactive forums and message boards relate to Sleep symptoms or relevant symptoms:

Sleep symptoms: Animations

Drug interactions causing Sleep symptoms:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Sleep symptoms as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Tagamet (Cimetidine) and Adalat (Nifedipine) interaction
  • Tagamet (Cimetidine) and Procardia (Nifedipine) interaction
  • Grapefruit juice and Calan (Verapamil) interaction
  • Grapefruit juice and Isoptin (Verapamil) interaction
  • Grapefruit juice and Verelan (Verapamil) interaction
  • Grapefruit juice and Adalat (Nifedipine) interaction
  • more interactions...»

Sleep symptoms: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Sleep symptoms may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Sleep symptoms

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Sleep symptoms: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Sleep symptoms

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even more »

RLS sleep disorder causing night-time leg sensations often misdiagnosed: A common but relatively unknown sleep-related disorder called Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS) is often misdiagnosed. The more »

Sleep symptoms: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Organs affected by Sleep symptoms:

The list of organs typically affected by Sleep symptoms may include, but is not limited to:

  • General constitution

Detailed list of causes of Sleep symptoms

The list below shows some of the causes of Sleep symptoms mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Sleep symptoms?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Sleep symptoms. Of the 1476 causes of Sleep symptoms that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 24 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 19 causes are "common" diseases
  • 11 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 4 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 45 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 1425 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Sleep symptoms:

The following list of conditions have 'Sleep symptoms' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Sleep symptoms:

The following list of medical conditions have Sleep symptoms or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
















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Causes of Sleep symptoms Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Sleep symptoms based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Sleep symptoms?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Sleep symptoms, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Sleep symptoms:

    Subtypes of Sleep symptoms:

    Insomnia (521 causes), Snoring (36 causes), Sleeping difficulty (31 causes), Drowsiness (1139 causes), Nightmares (43 causes), Sleep apnea (36 causes), Sleeping problems (873 causes), Sleep disorders (35 causes), Sleep paralysis (9 causes), Enuresis (90 causes), Nocturia (33 causes), Nocturnal dyspnoea (8 causes), Restless Legs (13 causes), Yawning Excessively (20 causes), Sleep disturbance (104 causes), Sleeplessness (20 causes), Sedative effect, Yawning (18 causes), Daytime drowsiness (25 causes), Daytime tiredness (18 causes), Dream disturbance (4 causes), Abnormal dreams (12 causes), Apnea (157 causes), Apnea in children (30 causes), Apnea in infants (18 causes), Apnea in premature infants (19 causes), Apneustic breathing (5 causes), Apneustic respirations (7 causes), Cor pulmonale due to obstructive sleep apnea (6 causes), Difficulty falling asleep (33 causes), Difficulty sleeping the supine position (10 causes), Disturbed sleep pattern (37 causes), Excessive yawning (8 causes), Excessive yawning in children (7 causes), Excessively sleepy (17 causes), Hyperpnea (11 causes), Hypersomnia (23 causes), Insomnia in pregnancy (14 causes), Sudden infant death syndrome (5 causes), Intermittent apnea (18 causes), Night terrors in children (7 causes), Not enough sleep (28 causes), Sleep disorders in pregnancy (14 causes), Sleep disturbance in pregnancy (14 causes), Sleep walking (8 causes), Sleeping difficulty in pregnancy (14 causes), Sleeping problems in children (17 causes), Sleeping problems in pregnancy (14 causes), Sleeplessness in pregnancy (14 causes), Snoring in children (34 causes), Sudden onset of apnea (12 causes), Gradual onset of insomnia (3 causes), Sudden onset of insomnia (4 causes), Sudden onset of apnea in premature infants (12 causes), Sudden onset of disturbed sleep pattern (11 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Sleep symptoms:

    Nocturnal symptoms (698 causes), Sleeping problems (873 causes)

    Symptoms related to Sleep symptoms:

    Fatigue (3235 causes), Weakness (3752 causes), Insomnia (521 causes), Snoring (36 causes), Drowsiness (1139 causes), Sleepiness (1139 causes), Shift workers insomnia, Sleeping sickness, Chagas disease, Depression (629 causes)

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    Medical News summaries about Sleep symptoms

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Sleep symptoms

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