Disorders of Excessive Somnolence
"Disorders of Excessive Somnolence" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Disorders characterized by hypersomnolence during normal waking hours that may impair cognitive functioning. Subtypes include primary hypersomnia disorders (e.g., IDIOPATHIC HYPERSOMNOLENCE; NARCOLEPSY; and KLEINE-LEVIN SYNDROME) and secondary hypersomnia disorders where excessive somnolence can be attributed to a known cause (e.g., drug affect, MENTAL DISORDERS, and SLEEP APNEA SYNDROME). (From J Neurol Sci 1998 Jan 8;153(2):192-202; Thorpy, Principles and Practice of Sleep Medicine, 2nd ed, p320)
|Disorders of Excessive Somnolence
- Disorders of Excessive Somnolence
- Excessive Somnolence Disorder
- Somnolence Disorder, Excessive
- Somnolence Disorders, Excessive
- Excessive Somnolence Disorders
- Hypersomnolence Disorders
- Hypersomnolence Disorder
- DOES (Disorders of Excessive Somnolence)
- DOESs (Disorders of Excessive Somnolence)
- Hypersomnia, Recurrent
- Hypersomnias, Recurrent
- Recurrent Hypersomnia
- Recurrent Hypersomnias
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Disorders of Excessive Somnolence" by people in Profiles.
Kleine-Levin syndrome related to pregnancy: a case report. J Clin Sleep Med. 2021 11 01; 17(11):2325-2327.
Response. Chest. 2013 Dec; 144(6):1977.
Excessive daytime sleepiness and obstructive sleep apnea in patients with sarcoidosis. Chest. 2013 Jun; 143(6):1562-1568.
Factors associated with excessive daytime sleepiness in patients with severe obstructive sleep apnea. Sleep Breath. 2013 May; 17(2):629-35.
Depressive symptoms and obesity as predictors of sleepiness and quality of life in patients with REM-related obstructive sleep apnea: cross-sectional analysis of a large clinical population. Sleep Med. 2011 Oct; 12(9):827-31.
Plasma levels of neuropeptides and metabolic hormones, and sleepiness in obstructive sleep apnea. Respir Med. 2011 Dec; 105(12):1954-60.
Hypersomnia. Dis Mon. 2011 Jul; 57(7):353-63.
Sleep disordered breathing and subjective sleepiness in the elderly: a deadly combination? Sleep. 2011 Apr 01; 34(4):413-5.
Sleep measures and morning plasma TNF-alpha levels in children with sleep-disordered breathing. Sleep. 2010 Mar; 33(3):319-25.
Cardiovascular complications of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: evidence from children. Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2009 Mar-Apr; 51(5):416-33.