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Sleepwalking precipitated by treatment of sleep apnea with nasal CPAP



Sleepwalking precipitated by treatment of sleep apnea with nasal CPAP



Chest 99(3): 750-751



A 33-year-old man with a long history of snoring, observed apneic episodes, and excessive daytime sleepiness, underwent all-night polysomnography, which demonstrated severe obstructive sleep apnea. During the nasal CPAP trial, two episodes of sleepwalking were observed during a period of delta sleep rebound.

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DOI: 10.1378/chest.99.3.750



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