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A 53-year-old male asked:

I have been seeing a sleep doctor for a year and have sleep apnea during rem sleep. i use a cpap device but wake up 3-4 times. what else can i do?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 61 years experience
Sleep apnea: suggest you get another opinion for further advice on how to get well.
Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 46 years experience
Reasons: There are other reasons to wake up not related to obstruction anatomically. Discuss this with your sleep doc.

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Last updated Dec 22, 2016

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