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Why does the cpap machine hurt my lungs when I am wearing the mask?

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Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Shouldn't hurt

Perhaps the pressure is too high and you need an adjustment? Talk to your sleep apnea doctor. This should not be a painful intervention.

In brief: Shouldn't hurt

Perhaps the pressure is too high and you need an adjustment? Talk to your sleep apnea doctor. This should not be a painful intervention.
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
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Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial

In brief: Pressure, or?

Pressure may be too high, or you may have some underlying chest/lung problem. Run this by prescribing sleep doctor.

In brief: Pressure, or?

Pressure may be too high, or you may have some underlying chest/lung problem. Run this by prescribing sleep doctor.
Dr. Louis Gallia
Dr. Louis Gallia
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