Etymology: Gk, kardia + a + pnein, not to breathe
an abnormal, temporary absence of respiration, such as occurs in Cheyne-Stokes respiration.
Patient discussion about cardiac apnea
Q. my ears do not hear well especially when it's cold. i hear my breath and heart beat. what's my prolem? Denis when i breathe it feels like the breath goes through the ear when the weather is cold or when i do some excercise like jogging
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