Cancer-related fatigue presenting with excessive daytime sleepiness

  title={Cancer-related fatigue presenting with excessive daytime sleepiness},
  author={Diwakar D. Balachandran and Saadia A. Faiz and Lara Bashoura and Ellen F. Manzullo},
  journal={SAGE Open Medical Case Reports},
Cancer-related fatigue is a common symptom in cancer patients which commonly occurs in relation to sleep disturbance. We report a case of a 35-year-old breast cancer survivor, in whom polysomnography and multiple sleep latency testing were utilized to objectively quantify the contribution of excessive daytime sleepiness to the patient’s cancer-related fatigue. 

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