Somnambulism

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Engelsk definition

A parasomnia characterized by a partial arousal that occurs during stage IV of non-REM sleep. Affected individuals exhibit semipurposeful behaviors such as ambulation and are difficult to fully awaken. Children are primarily affected, with a peak age range of 4-6 years.

Svenska synonymer

Somnambulism

Engelska synonymer

Sleepwalking Sleep Walking Disorder Sleep Walking Disorders Nocturnal Wandering Wandering, Nocturnal Sleep Walking