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    Teenager battles daytime sleep attacks

    By: Siraj U Siddiqi, MD; Beverly P Giordano, RN, MS, CPNP, PPCMHS

    THE CASE

    A 17-year-old-male presented to a specialty clinic for follow-up of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), migraine headaches, adjustment disorder with mixed disturbance of emotion and conduct, and mood disorder. At this visit, he reported excessive daytime sleepiness that was interfering with academic tasks and “life.” SEE NEXT PAGE FOR THE UNEXPECTED DIAGNOSIS.

     

     

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