Polysomnography

What is Polysomnography?

Polysomnography is a type of sleep study, is a multi-parametric test used in the study of sleep and as a diagnostic tool in sleep medicine.

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my mother is hypertensive and diabetic also since last one month I am observing she is sleeping a lot she sleeps whole day about 16 to 17 hrs in...

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Treatment depends on the underlying cause.

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Hi Mr XXXXXXX

Thank you for posting your query.

I have noted your mother...

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i have chronic insomina now 3 1/2 years i hve a hole in nasal seputm and have been using cocaine now 30 years i had sleep study done results where...

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Hi ....you have already have complication of cocaine ...you are having nasal hole which may be causing problem in sleeping for you....you need to...

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what would cause someone not to hear anything while they sleep? this has been an ongoing problem for me since I was a child. I am now 30, and still...

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Nothing serious if hearing is normal

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Hello,
I have gone through your question and understand your concerns.
Is there...

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I have been inform by my son he has problems driving at night, and also told me he has fallen asleep while driving.

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attached are the results from my overnight pulse oximeter . is there anything I should be worried about?

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