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A 18-year-old male asked:

its hard for me to breath due to large tonsils and acid reflux, is it possible to affect my heart aside from my sleep apnea that posible 2 afect my <3?

2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
Dr. John Van der Werff
Dentistry 39 years experience
Yes: You should see a sleep physician for an evaluation and diagnosis before things get worse.
Dr. Ronald Achong
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 18 years experience
Great answer. Totally agree.
Dec 7, 2012
Dr. Navdeep Virk
Cosmetic Dentistry 20 years experience
Seek an ENT: Your apnea could be directly a result of your tonsil assuming rest everything( bmi etc) is within normal limits, get help it will also help withyour acid reflux.

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Last updated Nov 27, 2017

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