Alejandro Nenclares-Portocarrero

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AIMS The aim of the present study was to evaluate the prevalence and characteristics of sleep paralysis in adolescents using a folk expression. METHODS Three hundred and twenty-two adolescents (mean age, 15.9 +/- 0.88 years; 66.8% female) from three high schools in Mexico City completed both a self-reported questionnaire, including a colloquial definition(More)
ABSTRACT The occurrence of non-epileptic seizures (NES) and trichotillomania during sleep is rare. We describe the case of an adult woman with a personal history of childhood maltreatment and psychiatric morbidity (major depression, trichotillomania, and conversion disorder), who was referred to the sleep unit because of nocturnal hair-pulling and(More)
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