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Had septoplasty one week ago. Nose is stopped-up. Waking up gasping for air at night. Am i gasping for air just because of the stopped-up nose?

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Dr. Kathleen Gilmore
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In brief: Airway management

Best to discuss with your ent.
Any history of sleep apnea. Likely you were evaluated for this condition. On idea in the short term is to sleep in a lounge chair as opposed to lying flat on the bed. Contact your surgeon regarding your symptoms.

In brief: Airway management

Best to discuss with your ent.
Any history of sleep apnea. Likely you were evaluated for this condition. On idea in the short term is to sleep in a lounge chair as opposed to lying flat on the bed. Contact your surgeon regarding your symptoms.
Dr. Kathleen Gilmore
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