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Idiopathic alveolar hypoventilation syndrome

Idiopathic alveolar hypoventilation syndrome: Introduction

Idiopathic alveolar hypoventilation syndrome: A rare condition characterized by a reduced breathing rate despite no respiratory system abnormalities. The cause of the condition is unknown. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Idiopathic alveolar hypoventilation syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Idiopathic alveolar hypoventilation syndrome

  • Apnea
  • Increased sensitivity to sedatives - exacerbation of breathing problems
  • Increased sensitivity to narcotics - exacerbation of breathing problems
  • Symptoms are usually worse at night
  • Daytime sleepiness
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for Idiopathic alveolar hypoventilation syndrome

  • There are various treatment options to which individuals may have varying degrees of success:
  • Medications to stimulate the respiratory system
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Mechanical devices to aid breathing
  • more treatments...»

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Idiopathic alveolar hypoventilation syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Idiopathic alveolar hypoventilation syndrome

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Idiopathic alveolar hypoventilation syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Idiopathic alveolar hypoventilation syndrome

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Idiopathic alveolar hypoventilation syndrome: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Idiopathic alveolar hypoventilation syndrome

Prognosis for Idiopathic alveolar hypoventilation syndrome: The prognosis varies depending on the individual response to treatment and severity of symptoms

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  1. Idiopathic alveolar hypoventilation syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis
 

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