Faciomandibular Myoclonus, Nocturnal

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Faciomandibular Myoclonus, Nocturnal

Sleep bruxism is a stereotyped movement disorder characterized by grinding or clenching of the teeth during sleep ({4:American Academy of Sleep Medicine, 2005}). It is a parasomnia, defined as a clinical disorder resulting in undesirable physical phenomena that occur predominantly during sleep. Parasomnias are not abnormalities of the processes responsible for sleep and wake states (summary by {5:Hublin and Kaprio, 2003}).
 

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