Sleep Apnea: Causes

Sleep apnea can be caused by a person’s physical structure or medical conditions. These include obesity, large tonsils, endocrine disorders, neuromuscular disorders, heart or kidney failure, certain genetic syndromes, and premature birth.


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  • SourceUrl: https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/subscribe/4226/
  • Syndication ID: 17392
  • Language: English
  • Source: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
  • Date Syndication Captured: Friday, January 12, 2018 at 01:43 PM
  • Date Syndication Updated: Wednesday, December 08, 2021 at 12:51 AM

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