Sentence Examples


  • Somnambulism is similar to pavor nocturnus (night terrors) in that it occurs during the non-dreaming stage of sleep, usually within an hour or two of going to bed.
  • Sleepwalking disorder, which is sometimes called somnambulism, occurs when the child is capable of complex movements during sleep, including walking.
  • Somnambulism, which is commonly known as sleepwalking, is a disorder in which a person gets out of bed and walks around during sleep.
  • Most children experience a few episodes of somnambulism and then simply stop, often when a source of stress or anxiety is removed.
  • Both adults and children experience sleepwalking (also known as somnambulism), although it is most frequent in kids under age 15.