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Undiagnosed Apnea of prematurity

Undiagnosed Causes of Apnea of prematurity

As part of Apnea of prematurity diagnosis, consider whether any of these underlying medical Apnea of prematurity causes may have been overlooked:

  • Since the brain or respiratory system may be immature or underdeveloped, the baby may not be able to regulate his or her own breathing normally. AOP can be obstructive, central, or mixed
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Undiagnosed Diseases

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One possible misdiagnosis is the failure to correctly diagnose Apnea of prematurity leading to a person remaining with undiagnosed Apnea of prematurity. Any condition can potentially be missed and stay undiagnosed. For a general overview of diseases that are often undiagnosed, see Failure to Diagnose or Under-Diagnosed Diseases.


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