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Effect of Sleep Disorders on Blood Pressure and Hypertension in Children

Purpose of Review In this review, we aim to discuss the pathophysiologic basis of hypertension in sleep disorders and the current evidence in the medical literature linking sleep disorders and ..... see more

Source : https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11906-020-01100-x

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Living with narcolepsy during adolescence: A qualitative study

RATIONALE: Narcolepsy is a chronic sleep disorder, with typical onset in childhood or adolescence. Features of narcolepsy include excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS), cataplexy, sleep paralysis, hallucinations and disturbed nocturnal sleep. ..... see more

Source : https://doi.org/10.1080/24745332.2021.1899088

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Enhanced influenza A H1N1 T cell epitope recognition and cross-reactivity to protein-O-mannosyltransferase 1 in Pandemrix-associated narcolepsy type 1

Narcolepsy type 1 (NT1) is a severe sleep disorder with strong association to the HLA type DQB1*0602 and increased incidence among children vaccinated with the Influenza A vaccine Pandemrix. Here ..... see more

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Dissociative Symptoms are Highly Prevalent in Adults with Narcolepsy Type 1 - PubMed

Introduction : The core symptoms of narcolepsy such as excessive daytime sleepiness and cataplexy are well known. However, there is mounting evidence for a much broader symptom spectrum, including psychiatric ..... see more

Source : https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33594925/

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High nocturnal sleep fragmentation is associated with low T lymphocyte P2Y11 protein levels in narcolepsy type 1 - PubMed

We confirmed that the P2RY11 polymorphism rs2305795 is associated with NT1 also in a mainly H1N1-(Pandemrix™)-vaccinated cohort. We demonstrated that homozygosity for the A risk allele is associated with lower ..... see more

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Sleep Paralysis - A Comprehensive Study

A transient state of inability to move and to speak at sleep onset (hypnagogic form) or on awakening (hypnopompic form).Patients are subjectively awake and engaged in a mental struggle to ..... see more

Source : https://periodicparalysis.org/sleep-paralysis-a-comprehensive-study/

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The Impact of Symptom Severity on Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients with Narcolepsy

Background: Narcolepsy has deleterious implications on daily life. However, few studies have fully assessed the severity of pentad symptoms of Chinese adults with narcolepsy type 1 (NT1), as well as ..... see more

Source : https://doi.org/10.21203/rs.3.rs-344350/v1

Excessive Daytime Sleepiness in Japanese-American Male

History of Present Illness
Patient is a 22-year-old Asian-American male born in the U.S. Patient presents with symptoms ..... see more

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  • from Pulmonologist Connect 1 week 3 days
    Narcolepsy would be on top of my differential. Start with a PSG and MSLT
  • from Doctor Unite 2 weeks 6 days
    Age and symptoms could indicate narcolepsy , I would ask about cataplexy, hypnagogic hallucinations and sleep paralysis .i Would get a sleep study and consider provigil.
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Effects of vertical gastrectomy on sleep quality, eating behavior, and metabolic parameters in obese adults: a case study

ABSTRACT Obesity is a serious, chronic, and progressive disease associated with physiological dysfunctions that interact with circadian clock activity. Vertical gastrectomy (VG) is currently the most frequently performed bariatric procedure ..... see more

Source : https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/09291016.2021.1906504?journalCode=nbrr20&

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Narcolepsy and psychosis: a systematic review - PubMed

Epidemiological studies tentatively suggest a possible association between narcolepsy and schizophrenia only for very early-onset cases, which could be related to the partially overlapping neurodevelopmental changes observed in these disorders. ..... see more

Source : https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33779983/

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What Is Wrong with My Child? Narcolepsy and Its Emotional Burden on Parents

Anna Wani Rachel Rosen S. Kamal Naqvi Narcolepsy is a lifelong disorder that is underdiagnosed and misunderstood. It is typically years before a proper diagnosis is made. During this time, ..... see more

Source : https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-030-59309-4_10

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Different positron emission tomography findings in schizophrenia and narcolepsy type 1 in adolescents and young adults: a preliminary study - PubMed

1 Department of Child Psychiatry and Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taoyuan, Taiwan. 2 Department of Medical Imaging and Radiological Sciences, College ..... see more

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Narcolepsy type 1 features across the life span: age impact on clinical and polysomnographic phenotype

Narcolepsy type 1 (NT1) is a chronic neurological disorder typically arising during adolescence and young adulthood. Recent studies demonstrated that NT1 presents with age-specific features, especially in children. With this ..... see more

Source : https://jcsm.aasm.org/doi/abs/10.5664/jcsm.9198

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Pre-treatment of blood samples reveal normal blood hypocretin/orexin signal in narcolepsy type 1

Abstract. The hypocretin/orexin system regulates arousal through central nervous system mechanisms and plays an important role in sleep, wakefulness, and energy see more

Source : https://doi.org/10.1093/braincomms/fcab050

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High nocturnal sleep fragmentation is associated with low T lymphocyte P2Y11 protein levels in narcolepsy type 1

AbstractStudy objectives. Narcolepsy type 1 (NT1) is associated with hypocretin neuron loss. However, there are still unexplained phenotypic NT1 features. We in see more

Source : https://academic.oup.com/sleep/advance-article/doi/10.1093/sleep/zsab062/6168886?login=true

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Recognizing and Treating Excessive Daytime Sleepiness in Patients With Narcolepsy | Psychiatrist.com

Article AbstractSleep disorders such as narcolepsy can cause excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS). The diagnosis of narcolepsy is often delayed by years. Clinicians can improve the recognition of EDS and diagnosis ..... see more

Source : https://www.psychiatrist.com/jcp/psychiatry/recognizing-and-treating-eds-in-patients-with-narcolepsy/

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Two sides of a coin: differential response to COVID-19 distancing measures in children with narcolepsy.

Narcolepsy is a chronic neurological sleep disorder, debuting before the age of fifteen in one-third of the cases. Narcolepsy has a negative influence on quality of life, with daily functioning ..... see more

Source : https://doi.org/10.5664/jcsm.9040