A 32-year-old male asked:
numbness and general fatigue in right arm, swelling in right hand, and sometimes tingling in teeth on right side of face. very weak grip. any thoughts?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Sal Aragona answered
40 years experience Dentistry
Low blood oxygen : These are typical signs of sleep apnea, a condition which involve periods of ten seconds or more without breathing (apnea) and periods of time with shallow breathing and a significant decrease in blood oxygen levels (hypopnia). This condition can be diagnosed by a sleep specialist with either an overnight at home sleep test or at a sleep clinic utilizing a full psg.
Answered on Feb 18, 2014
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