Medical Dictionary

hypersomnolence

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noun hy·per·som·no·lence \-ˈsäm-nə-lən(t)s\

Medical Definition of hypersomnolence

  1. :  excessive sleepiness :  persistent drowsiness … common signs and symptoms include snoring, daytime hypersomnolence, obesity … and the presence of systolic or diastolic hypertension …—Scientific American Medicine Bulletin, April 1987


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