mixed sleep apnea

mixed sleep apnea

a condition marked by signs and symptoms of both central sleep apnea and obstructive sleep apnea. It often begins as central sleep apnea and develops into the obstructive form. Mixed sleep apnea may also result from obstructive sleep apnea as hypoxia and hypercapnia induce signs and symptoms of the central form. See also central sleep apnea, obstructive sleep apnea.
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Sleep apnea is divided into three main types: central sleep apnea syndrome, obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS), and mixed sleep apnea syndrome.
technology for the treatment of sleep-disordered breathing (50 pieces) - device operating on the principle of positive air pressure in the upper airway for the treatment of obstructive, central and mixed sleep apnea.
Technology for the treatment of sleep-disordered breathing (50 pcs) - device operating on the principle of positive air pressure in the upper airway for the treatment of obstructive, central and mixed sleep apnea.