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Menstrual Related Hypersomnia:
Recurrent episodes of hypersomnia in association with menstrual cycle
Occurs within 1st months after menarche
Last generally 1 week with rapid resolution at menses.
Oral contraceptives usually lead to prolong remission

Differential Diagnosis
Tumors within 3rd ventricle
Psychiatric disorders
Idiopathic hypersomnia
Insufficient sleep
Environmental sleep disorder

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