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What are sleepwalking symptoms?

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Sleepwalking episodes can range from quiet walking about to agitated running or attempts to "escape." Other symptoms of sleepwalking include:

  • A wide, glassy stare as the person quietly roams the house
  • Slow responses to questions. If the sleepwalker is returned to bed without exchanging words, he or she usually won't remember the event upon awakening.
  • Embarrassment, especially among older children, who may awaken more easily at the end of an episode

From: Sleepwalking Symptoms WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCE: Mayo Clinic.

Reviewed by Christopher Melinosky on October 24, 2019

SOURCE: Mayo Clinic.

Reviewed by Christopher Melinosky on October 24, 2019

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