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Sleep, REM MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Sleep, REM
Tree Number(s)
F02.830.855.796.671
G11.561.803.754.671
Unique ID
D012895
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012895
Scope Note
A stage of sleep characterized by rapid movements of the eye and low voltage fast pattern EEG. It is usually associated with dreaming.
Entry Term(s)
Fast-Wave Sleep
Paradoxical Sleep
REM Sleep
Rapid Eye Movements
Rhombencephalic Sleep
Sleep, Fast-Wave
NLM Classification #
WL 108
Previous Indexing
Sleep (1966-1968)
Public MeSH Note
69
History Note
69
Date Established
1969/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2017/06/20
Sleep, REM Preferred
Rapid Eye Movements Related
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