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REM Sleep Behavior Disorder (cont.)

Outlook

The outlook of REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD) depends on the cause.In persons with RBD in whom no cause can be identified, the symptoms can be controlled with medications.In persons with RBD caused by neurological diseases, the outlook depends on the primary disease.

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