Abnormal dreams

All sort of dreams during sleep can be abnormal, but there are some conditions that are known to cause abnormal dreams. Various social and psychological issues can cause problems with dreams, ranging from social bullying to anxiety disorders such as PTSD. Some physical diseases can also cause mental changes leading ...

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Abnormal Dream Disorders: Causes of abnormal dreams during sleep include:

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Differential Diagnosis of Abnormal dreams

Sleep paralysis: Sleep paralysis is a temporary inability to move or speak that occurs when you're waking up or falling asleep. The main symptom of sleep paralysis is being completely aware of your surroundings but temporarily being unable to ...1

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Causes List for Abnormal dreams

Possible causes of Abnormal dreams (or similar symptoms) may include:2

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Types of abnormal dreams include:

Not Really Dreams: Some other mental dream-like symptoms include:

Similar Symptoms: Various related symptoms include:

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  1. Source: NHS Choices UK: nhs.uk/ conditions/ Sleep-paralysis/ 
  2. Source: Algorithmically Generated List

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