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Sleep walking: also called somnambulism is a condition in which the affected person performs normal daily activities in his/her sleep. See detailed information below for a list of 8 causes of Sleep walking, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Walking by a person who is asleep
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The list below shows some of the causes of Sleep walking mentioned in various sources:
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 walking. Of the 8 causes of Sleep walking that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Sleep walking' 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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Medical Conditions associated with Sleep walking:
Sleep symptoms (1476 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Walking symptoms (661 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Sleeping problems (873 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Nocturnal symptoms (698 causes)
Symptoms related to Sleep walking:
Somnabulism, Psychological disoders, Children
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