recurrent hypersomnia


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Related to recurrent hypersomnia: hypersomnolence, idiopathic hypersomnia

recurrent hypersomnia

Excessive sleepiness that occurs periodically (e.g., every few weeks or months).
See also: hypersomnia
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A study identified 18 cases of MRH from a total of 339 cases of recurrent hypersomnia. Just over 35% of the 18 patients verified to have MRH presented episodes of depression (5).
Familial recurrent hypersomnia: two siblings with Kleine-Levin syndrome and menstrual-related hypersomnia.
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