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Basic Instincts: Hungry, Sleepy, and Misbehaving

Craig Brooker and Prakash Kotagal

in A Case a Week: Sleep Disorders from the Cleveland Clinic

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Published in print September 2010 | ISBN: 9780195377729
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322985 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195377729.003.0028
Basic Instincts: Hungry, Sleepy, and Misbehaving

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Case 26 introduces a 16-year-old boy who presented to the sleep center for bouts of excessive sleepiness, as well as abnormal behavior, including hyperactivity, fearfulness after waking at night, aggression, voracious appetite and increased libido.

Chapter.  1779 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology ; Sleep Medicine

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