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A 32-year-old female asked:

I have a 4 year old daughter who does not sleep well at night, every night she will fall asleep for about 2 hours and then wake up crying and not wanting to go back to sleep. she is very active during the day and does not have daytime naps. ?

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Dr. Luis Fernando Mesta Carrillo
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Sleep terrors?: It is important to have a consultation with pediatrician or pediatric psychologist to discard a disorder known as sleep terrors or night terrors, achieve the right diagnosis and stablish the right treatment. Sleep terrors are a specific sleep disruption most remarkable for their intensity and anxiety-inducing nature with several precipitating factors.

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Last updated Jan 9, 2020

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