hallucination

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an illusion of perceiving something that does not really exist

Synonyms for hallucination

a mistaken or unfounded opinion or idea

an object perceived during a hallucinatory episode

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Hypnagogic and hypnopompic hallucinations are often associated with sleep paralysis.
Non-narcoleptics with hypnagogic or hypnopompic hallucinations might benefit from sleep hygiene, where as the sleep hygiene for narcoleptics is more complicated and involves (among other things) scheduled naps.
I am aware of the nonspecificity of hypnagogic and hypnopompic hallucinations, but in this patient there is a subset of sensory experiences that arise with awakening from sleep that differ qualitatively from those associated with his psychotic episodes.