A 6-year-old female asked:
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The past 2 nights my 7mo.has been almost panting in her sleep. She breathes shallow for a few and then pauses for almost 5-7 seconds. Normal?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience in Family Medicine
Pause: That is a period of apnea and I would let your physician know about that.
Answered on Dec 17, 2014

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