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Am i not getting restful sleep when i snore?

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Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy answered

Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology

Yes: Usually snoring is associated with sleep apnea and then sleep quality is compromised.

Answered 4/14/2019

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Dr. Farhad Sigari answered

Specializes in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery

Likely Not: Loud snoring, bothersome in itself, can be a sign of obstructive sleep apnea (osa). Osa has been shown to have significant affects on quality of life as well as even a significant increase on mortality. A sleep study will determine if a patient has osa. Loud snoring without osa can be detrimental as well as it can cause a loss of intimacy with bed partners.

Answered 9/6/2012

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