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Introduction: Apnea

Description of Apnea

Apnea (medical condition): Cessation of breathing. Apnea can be caused by neurological...more »

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Apnea: transient cessation of respiration.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Apnea: cessation of breathing.
Source: CRISP

Apnea: A transient absence of spontaneous respiration.
Source: MeSH 2007

Apnea: Related Topics

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Apnea as a Disease

Apnea (medical condition): See Apnea (disease information).
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Apnea: Related Diseases

Apnea: Apnea is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

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Apnea as a Symptom

Apnea (symptom): Periods of absence of breathing...more »

Apnea (symptom): See Apnea (symptom information).

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More specific terms for Apnea:

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Source - WordNet 2.1

Broader terms for Apnea

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Apnea

The following list attempts to classify Apnea into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • symptom
  • evidence,grounds
  • information
  • cognition,knowledge,noesis
  • psychological feature

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

Disease Ontology - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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