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What is restless legs syndrome?

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Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is a disorder of the part of the nervous system that affects movement of the legs. Because it usually interferes with sleep, it also is considered a sleep disorder.

From: Sleep and Restless Legs Syndrome WebMD Medical Reference

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National Institutes of Health: ''Restless Legs Syndrome Fact Sheet.'' eMedicine Health.

Reviewed by Sabrina Felson on February 8, 2017

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National Institutes of Health: ''Restless Legs Syndrome Fact Sheet.'' eMedicine Health.

Reviewed by Sabrina Felson on February 8, 2017

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