Night Terrors

Nattskräck

Svensk definition

En störning som kännetecknas av episoder av ofullständigt uppvaknande i förening med stark rädsla. Tillståndet ses främst hos barn och unga, och den drabbade har oftast inget minne av händelsen. Episoderna tycks uppträda i tredje och fjärde sömnstadierna. Sömngång är ofta förenad med detta tillstånd.

Engelsk definition

A disorder characterized by incomplete arousals from sleep associated with behavior suggesting extreme fright. This condition primarily affects children and young adults and the individual generally has no recall of the event. Episodes tend to occur during stage III or IV. SOMNAMBULISM is frequently associated with this condition. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p391)

Svenska synonymer

Pavor nocturnus

Engelska synonymer

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