Night terrors

Patient

Q: Am i experiecing night terrors they started when i was 19 then a went away now that im 23 they have returned i am a female and when i experienced them at the age of 19 i would awake in the process of running around the house in extreame fright with my heart pounding excessively fast i dont remember getting out of the bed i just awake during the process of running around the house then after a while i would go back to bed full straight asleep then confused in the mourning i had them resently but i just wake up with all the same symptoms i now cover my eyes untill my heart rate returns to normal and the kind of feeling of hulucinating stops ive tryed to snap out of it but i thought when someone is having a night terror they are still sleeping but i sometimes awake and fully aware of what is happening are these night terrors

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