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What causes periodic limb movements in sleep?

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What causes periodic limb movements in sleep?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
most commonly it is iron deficiency
that needs to be checked in any person that has PLMD
If this is normal, then it is usually medications

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