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Cataplexy Cataplexy involves a sudden loss of muscle tone and is generally precipitated by a sudden emotional response. Episodes of sudden bilateral loss of muscle tone resulting in the individual collapsing often occur in association with intense emotions such as laughter anger fear or surprise. Copyright Notice Adapted from Wikipedia. Text is available under the  Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License 3.0 ; additional terms may apply.