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How do you know if you have restless leg syndrom?

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Dr. Mohammad Homsi
Neurology
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In brief: RLS

Rls is a disorder caused by low dopamine, in order to say that someone has rls, you should have the followings: 1- unpleasant leg sensation, 2- motor restlessness, urge to move legs, 3- symptom is more at rest, 4- it is worse in the evening or at night.
Rls can be the cause of sleep onset insomnia.

In brief: RLS

Rls is a disorder caused by low dopamine, in order to say that someone has rls, you should have the followings: 1- unpleasant leg sensation, 2- motor restlessness, urge to move legs, 3- symptom is more at rest, 4- it is worse in the evening or at night.
Rls can be the cause of sleep onset insomnia.
Dr. Mohammad Homsi
Dr. Mohammad Homsi
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Dr. Mohammad Homsi
Neurology
2 doctors agree

In brief: RLS

Rls is a disorder caused by low dopamine, in order to say that someone has rls, you should have the followings: 1- unpleasant leg sensation, 2- motor restlessness, urge to move legs, 3- symptom is more at rest, 4- it is worse in the evening or at night.
Rls can be the cause of sleep onset insomnia.

In brief: RLS

Rls is a disorder caused by low dopamine, in order to say that someone has rls, you should have the followings: 1- unpleasant leg sensation, 2- motor restlessness, urge to move legs, 3- symptom is more at rest, 4- it is worse in the evening or at night.
Rls can be the cause of sleep onset insomnia.
Dr. Mohammad Homsi
Dr. Mohammad Homsi
Thank
Dr. Mohammad Homsi
Neurology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: RLS

Rls is a disorder caused by low dopamine, in order to say that someone has rls, you should have the followings: 1- unpleasant leg sensation, 2- motor restlessness, urge to move legs, 3- symptom is more at rest, 4- it is worse in the evening or at night.
Rls can be the cause of sleep onset insomnia.

In brief: RLS

Rls is a disorder caused by low dopamine, in order to say that someone has rls, you should have the followings: 1- unpleasant leg sensation, 2- motor restlessness, urge to move legs, 3- symptom is more at rest, 4- it is worse in the evening or at night.
Rls can be the cause of sleep onset insomnia.
Dr. Mohammad Homsi
Dr. Mohammad Homsi
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