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When I was diagnosed with sleep apnea, the doctor said my blood oxygen level was normal. Do I actually need a cpap?
CPAP: Normal oxygen does not mean that your oxygen saturation did not drop. If you have symptoms of sleep apnea like daytime somnolence, problems concentrating or with memory or irritability or if you have high blood pressure, stroke/tia, coronary artery disease, atrial fibrillation, you have to be treated. Also moderate and severe osa have to be treated, even w/o anything of the above. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Would 9 breathing apneas and blood oxygen levels of 87.5% be considered mild sleep apnea? Would this cause a person to be tired during the day etc?
In a person with sleep apnea, what causes the rises and falls in oxygen saturation of arterial blood during sleep?
Sleep apnea: Sleep apnea is defined as stopping breathing for 10 seconds. During that time, the body is not getting any oxygen. In addition , there can be instances that last less than 10 seconds, or where a less than adequate effort to breath is attempted. These also reduce the oxygen intake. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Blood oxygen level is low, i also have ischimic small blood vesell disease shown >mri. What kind of doctor should I see.? Beside my family dr.
Find out the cause: You should see a neurologist and a pulmonologist. ...Read more
I just got an oxygen blood test at the doctor. The problem is, that i was extremely anxious. Can stress affect blood oxygen/co2 levels?
Tired all the time i don't have sleep apnea been checked doc did blood work normal what cold it be maybe depression ?
Went to the doctors blood pressure was fine, heart rate was fine, oxygen levels at 100% they ran a EKG and for some reason it was not normal the muscl?
Need more info: Many findings on ECG are not related to blood pressure or heart rate or oxygen levels. Some findings are abnormal, some are borderline abnormal, some are normal variants. They need to tell you exactly what the finding was and the potential implication in your particular case. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sneezing, itchy+runny nose even can't breath.Lung function test abnormal, not asthma.Blood oxygen 100.Doctor suspects hyperventilation.Caused by allergy?
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