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Kleine-Levin syndrome: a cause of diagnostic confusion.
  1. M Pike,
  2. G Stores
  1. Department of Paediatrics, John Radcliffe Hospital, Headington, Oxford.


    The case is described of a boy with the Kleine-Levin syndrome in whom prominent behavioural disturbances and the initial absence of a clear cyclical pattern obscured the diagnosis. Treatment with lithium was effective.

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