Kleine-Levin Syndrome: Current Status MEDICAL CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA Huang, Y., Lakkis, C., Guilleminault, C. 2010; 94 (3): 557-?


Kleine-Levin Syndrome is a periodic hypersomnia characterized by recurrent episodes of hypersomnia and other symptoms. This article reviews the research to date, outlines the clinical symptoms, and describes current testing and treatment. It concludes that the cause remains unknown and no treatment is effective in preventing recurrence, although modafinil may reduce duration of symptomatic episode.

View details for DOI 10.1016/j.mcna.2010.02.011

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