[The Kleine-Levin syndrome].


Two boys, aged 12 and 13 years, showed relapsing periods of somnolence and excessive eating, starting after a viral illness. One of them also showed periodic disturbance of sexual impulse control. The symptomatic periods were followed by symptom-free intervals in a highly characteristic pattern. This gave the clue to the diagnosis Kleine-Levin syndrome. The… (More)


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@article{Visscher1989TheKS, title={[The Kleine-Levin syndrome].}, author={Frank Visscher and Lidwien A M Smit and F. Smith and Frank S. de Boer and Charles Njiokiktjien}, journal={Tijdschrift voor kindergeneeskunde}, year={1989}, volume={57 6}, pages={218-21} }