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1. REM sleep (rapid eye movement sleep)
REM sleep is sleep associated with rapid, roving movements of the eyes. The EEG pattern would resemble that of alert animals and humans despite sleep is not interrupted. There is a marked reduction of skeletal muscle tone during REM sleep. REM sleep and dreaming are associated.

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