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Sleepwalking (cont.)

Follow-up

Follow-up with your sleep disorders specialist if symptoms persist, or if injury to self or to others occurs.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/11/2014

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Somnambulism (Sleep Walking) »

Somnambulism (ie, sleepwalking) is a disorder of arousal that falls under the parasomnia group.

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