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Neurological causes of apnea: Neurological causes of apnea refers to a cessation or pause in breathing caused by a disease, disorder, or condition of the nervous system. See detailed information below for a list of 4 causes of Neurological causes of apnea, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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