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Posttraumatic sleep disturbance polysomnogram

Slow respiratory rate (five to six per minute) during NREM sleep in a 12-year-old child with a traumatic midbrain injury. (Contributed by Dr. Michael Aldrich.)

Associated Disorders

  • Excessive daytime sleepiness
  • Hypersomnolence
  • Posttraumatic hypersomnia
  • Posttraumatic insomnia
  • Posttraumatic narcolepsy
  • Posttraumatic narcolepsy-cataplexy
  • Sleep disorders associated with craniocerebral injuries
  • Sleep disorders associated with dementia pugilistica
  • Sleep disorders associated with posttraumatic psychosis
  • Sleep disorders associated with posttraumatic syndrome