Misdiagnosis of Sleeping Difficulty

There are a variety of misdiagnosed disorders in relation to insomnia.

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea. This is an insidious disease that is very difficult to detect and diagnose. It has many very serious life-threatening complications if it remains undiagnosed and untreated.
  • Restless Legs Syndrome. This unusual disorder may not be recognized as a disorder by the patient and the symptoms may be tolerated.
  • Sleep Disorders. Various other less common types of sleep disorders may have a difficult diagnosis.

Causes of sleepiness-like symptoms such as inattention:

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