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I have vp shunt, and i was put on a cpap for apnea. Now my breathing feels very weird after using it for 6 days. Can cpap be used with a shunt?

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Dr. Tung Nguyen
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In brief: Yes

As long as your shunt is working normally, you should be fine with cpap.

In brief: Yes

As long as your shunt is working normally, you should be fine with cpap.
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