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Do doctors see a lot of patients with night terrors?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: Estimated 2-3%

Mostly a problem in early childhood, male>female; this sleep disorder has a frequency of about 2-3% in kids.
I see it from infants to middle childhood. It has a close association with sleep walking and may present in teens for their first event.

In brief: Estimated 2-3%

Mostly a problem in early childhood, male>female; this sleep disorder has a frequency of about 2-3% in kids.
I see it from infants to middle childhood. It has a close association with sleep walking and may present in teens for their first event.
Dr. James Ferguson
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