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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0037320

NCI Thesaurus Code: C117287  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Mental or Behavioral Dysfunction

NCIt Definition: Episodes of abrupt awakening associated with screaming, agitation and hyperarousal.

NICHD Definition: Episodes of abrupt awakening associated with screaming, agitation and hyperarousal.

HPO Definition: Episodes of intense fear, screaming and flailing although affected individuals are still asleep. []

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Night terrors
Night terror
Pavor nocturnus
Sleep Terror Disorder
Sleep terrors
Sleep terror

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C117287 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
Contributing_Source MedDRA NCI
Contributing_Source NICHD NCI
HPO_COMMENT Sleep terrors may occur in individuals who are sleepwalking. HPO
NICHD_Hierarchy_Term Night Terrors NCI
PRIMARY_PATH 10041010$10033920$10040991$10037175$Sleep terror$Parasomnias$Sleep disorders and disturbances$Psychiatric disorders MDR
PRIMARY_SOC 10037175 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 10.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 10.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 11.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 11.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 12.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 12.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 13.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 13.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 14.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 14.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 15.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 15.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 16.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 16.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 17.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 17.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 18.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 18.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 19.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 19.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 20.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 20.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 8.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 8.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 9.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 9.1 MDR
TERMUI T038001 MSH
TERMUI T038002 MSH
TERMUI T368098 MSH
TH NLM (2000) MSH
TH UNK (19XX) MSH

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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