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restless legs syndrome

[‚rest·ləs ′legz ‚sin‚drōm]
(medicine)
A condition that is characterized by intense disagreeable feelings in the legs at rest and repose with compulsion to move the legs to get relief from these symptoms, peak onset usually occurs during middle age, and the disorder tends to become more severe with age.
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Parathyroidectomy improves restless leg syndrome in patients on hemodialysis.
The aim of the study was to assess the prevalence of restless legs syndrome (RLS) in MS patients and RLS relationship with patient age, sex, degree of disability, form of MS, time elapsed from MS diagnosis and use of antidepressants.
The students who met this criterion were further evaluated through the International Restless Leg Syndrome Scale (IRLSS) to check the prevalence and severity among student.
Allen RP Picchietti D, Hening WA, Trenkwalder C, Walters AS, Montplaisi J; International Restless Legs Syndrome Study Group.
Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is a neurological movement disorder that affects a large number of people (1).
Conclusion: Restless leg syndrome was more common in women and the most common complaint was insomnia.
Sensory NeuroStimulation assembles Relaxis, the first FDA-approved non-drug medical device that can improve the quality of sleep in patients with primary Restless Legs Syndrome.
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Restless leg syndrome (RLS) is a condition generally characterized by dysesthesia or paresthesia of the legs, motor restlessness, and an intense urge to move (Douglas, 2002).
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Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is a common condition affecting the nervous system, which causes an overwhelming, irresistible urge to move the legs.