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Is there anything that can make someone.Just stop breathing although they are perfectly healthy?
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Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Is it while sleeping
If someone snores and stops breathing periodically while sleeping it is sleep apnea.
It needs evaluation and treatment.

In brief: Is it while sleeping
If someone snores and stops breathing periodically while sleeping it is sleep apnea.
It needs evaluation and treatment.
Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
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Dr. Budi Bahureksa
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: No
They will not be perfectly healthy -- some very ominous condition/s is overlooked --.

In brief: No
They will not be perfectly healthy -- some very ominous condition/s is overlooked --.
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
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Dr. Kirankumar Viramgama
Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine
In brief: Yes apnea can
If someone is stop breathing anytime , then it is called apnea.
Commonly called sleep apnea when it happens while sleeping. Noramlly apnea is less then 5 times/hour at night in healthy one and no other problems. If one has medical condition like hypertension, daytime sleepiness, fatigue etc and has apnea then one may have sleep apnea. Normal apnea in tirred healthy individual can happen.

In brief: Yes apnea can
If someone is stop breathing anytime , then it is called apnea.
Commonly called sleep apnea when it happens while sleeping. Noramlly apnea is less then 5 times/hour at night in healthy one and no other problems. If one has medical condition like hypertension, daytime sleepiness, fatigue etc and has apnea then one may have sleep apnea. Normal apnea in tirred healthy individual can happen.
Dr. Kirankumar Viramgama
Dr. Kirankumar Viramgama
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