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Screening for Narcolepsy
The purpose of screening is to find and treat diseases early. They are given to people who may be at high risk, but who don’t have problems.
There are no current screening guidelines or tests for narcolepsy.
Narcolepsy. EBSCO DynaMed Plus website. Available at: http://www.dynamed.com/topics/dmp~AN~T116132/Narcolepsy . Updated November 14, 2017. Accessed September 5, 2018.
Narcolepsy fact sheet. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke website. Available at: https://www.ninds.nih.gov/Disorders/Patient-Caregiver-Education/Fact-Sheets/Narcolepsy-Fact-Sheet. Updated July 6, 2018. Accessed September 5, 2018.
- Reviewer: EBSCO Medical Review Board Adrian Preda, MD
- Review Date: 05/2018
- Update Date: 09/05/2018