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Adolescent restless legs

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The restless legs syndrome (RLS) is defined by four criteria: an irresistible urge to move the legs usually associated with unpleasant sensations, onset or worsening during periods of rest, relief by movement and occurring or worsening during the evening or night. All four criteria are necessary for a diagnosis of ‘definite’ RLS. Other criteria may be necessary for children <12 …

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