Sentence Examples

  • Both apnea during sleep and hypopnea in the daytime can coexist in the same person; however, several studies have shown no direct correlation between the two.
  • Hypopnea is normally associated with sleep apnea but daytime hypopnea can result from a number of neuro-muscular diseases and other health conditions.
  • A person with hypopnea syndrome has a slower breathing pattern typically lasting for ten to 20 seconds at a time and then returning to normal.
  • Although not directly related to sleep apnea, daytime hypopnea can result in the same medical issues as hypopnea resulting from sleep apnea.
  • Severe hypopnea can lead to cerebral vasoconstriction, which in turn may result in episodes of dizziness, visual disturbances, and anxiety.

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