Controversies in the diagnosis of narcolepsy.


The diagnosis of narcolepsy can be problematic. Most sleep laboratories use polygraphic testing to establish the diagnosis. One polygraphic recording followed by a single multiple sleep latency test (MSLT) is used to differentiate the causes of syndromes with complaints of daytime somnolence. Prospective investigations have demonstrated that patients with… (More)


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@article{Guilleminault1994ControversiesIT, title={Controversies in the diagnosis of narcolepsy.}, author={Christian Guilleminault and Emmanuel Jean-Marie Mignot and Markku Partinen}, journal={Sleep}, year={1994}, volume={17 8 Suppl}, pages={S1-6} }