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Glossary for Acute sleep disorders in children

Medical terms related to Acute sleep disorders in children or mentioned in this section include:

  • Acute sleep disorders in adults: Sudden onset of problems with the normal sleep pattern in adults.
  • Acute sleep disturbance: Sudden onset of problems with the normal sleep pattern.
  • Acute sleep disturbance in children: Sudden onset of problems with the normal sleep pattern in children.
  • Acute sleepiness: Sudden onset of increased feeling of sleepiness.
  • Acute sleepiness in adults: Sudden onset of increased feeling of sleepiness in adults.
  • Acute sleeping problems: Sudden onset of problems with the normal sleep pattern.
  • Acute sleeping problems in children: Sudden onset of problems with the normal sleep pattern in children.
  • Acute sleeping problems in the elderly: Sudden onset of problems with the normal sleep pattern in the elderly.
  • Cataplexy: A rare condtion characterized by episodes of severe muscle weakness which can sometimes lead to a complete collapse - it usually occurs in people with a sleep disorder called narcolepsy.
  • Central sleep apnea: Central sleep apnea is when the person repeatedly stops breathing during sleep because the brain temporarily stops sending signals to the muscles that control breathing.
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: A persistent debilitating fatigue of recent onset
  • Chronic fatigue syndrome: A persistent debilitating fatigue of recent onset
  • Delayed sleep-phase syndrome: Delayed sleep phase syndrome is a circadian rhythm sleep disorder, a chronic disorder of the timing of sleep, peak period of alertness, core body temperature, hormonal and other daily rhythms relative to societal norms.
  • Mixed apnea: Mixed apnea is a combination of central and obstructive apnea and is seen particularly in infants or young children who have abnormal control of breathing.
  • Night terror: Night terror is a parasomnia disorder characterized by extreme terror and a temporary inability to regain full consciousness.
  • Obstructive sleep apnea: Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) syndrome is characterized by episodic upper airway obstruction that occurs during sleep.
  • Parasomnia: Parasomnia are a category of sleep disorders that involve abnormal and unnatural movements, behaviors, emotions, perceptions, and dreams that occur while falling asleep, sleeping, between sleep stages, or arousal from sleep.
  • Periodic limb movements in sleep: Repeated involuntary leg movements during sleep.
  • Sleep apnea: A condition which is characterized by transient attacks of apnea that usually occur during ones sleep
  • Sleep disorders: Any condition which affects ones sleep
  • Sleep paralysis: The occurrence of paralysis during ones sleep
  • Sleep symptoms: Symptoms affecting sleep patterns.

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