Ekbom syndrome

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Related to Ekbom syndrome: Couvade Syndrome, Cotard Syndrome, Ekbom Disease
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Noun1.Ekbom syndrome - feeling of uneasiness and restlessness in the legs after going to bed (sometimes causing insomnia); may be relieved temporarily by walking or moving the legs
syndrome - a pattern of symptoms indicative of some disease
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The Ekbom syndrome was considered as a diagnostic hypothesis and the patient was medicated with risperidone and trazodone.
* Ekbom syndrome (delusional belief of being infested with parasites)
Ekbom syndrome, popularly known as delusional parasitosis (1) has been fully clinically described by the Swedish neurologist Karl A.
Ekbom syndrome: The challenge of "Invisible Bug" infestations.