Central apnea

What is Central apnea?

Apnea as the result of medullary depression that inhibits respiratory movement.

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husband has sleep apnea and mild to mod copd--had been using cpap for years without any pulmonary problems. after another follow-up sleep study it...

doctor1 MD

Bipap does not lead to wheezing. He just had an exacerbation of COPD which normaly gets well in about a couple of weeks. You need to continue...

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Yes, thanks. Six months ago my 92 year old father was diagnosed with stage 4 (?) renal disease due to Hydronephrosis (scarring after treatment for...

doctor1 MD

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Yes, I think close

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Thanks for posting your detailed question, I understand your concern.

Several signs here...

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