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Disease Sleep Apnea, Central

Name Sleep Apnea, Central
Synonyms Alveolar Hypoventilation, Central | Alveolar Hypoventilations, Central | Apnea, Central | Apnea, Central Sleep | Apneas, Central | Apneas, Central Sleep | Apnea, Sleep, Central | Breathing, Central Sleep-Disordered | Breathings, Central Sleep-Disordered | Central Alveolar Hypoventilation | Central Alveolar Hypoventilation Syndrome | Central Apnea | Central Apneas | Central Sleep Apnea | Central Sleep Apnea, Primary | Central Sleep Apneas | Central Sleep Apnea, Secondary | Central Sleep Apnea Syndrome | Central Sleep Disordered Breathing | Central Sleep-Disordered Breathing | Central Sleep-Disordered Breathings | Hypoventilation, Central Alveolar | Hypoventilations, Central Alveolar | Newborn Primary Sleep Apneas | Ondine Syndrome | Primary Central Sleep Apnea | Primary Sleep Apneas of Newborn | Secondary Central Sleep Apnea | Sleep Apnea, Lethal Central | Sleep Apnea, Newborn, Primary | Sleep Apneas, Central | Sleep Disordered Breathing, Central | Sleep-Disordered Breathing, Central | Sleep-Disordered Breathings, Central
Definition A condition associated with multiple episodes of sleep apnea which are distinguished from obstructive sleep apnea (SLEEP APNEA, OBSTRUCTIVE) by the complete cessation of efforts to breathe. This disorder is associated with dysfunction of central nervous system centers that regulate respiration.
Categories Nervous system disease | Respiratory tract disease
MeSH® ID D020182
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1. DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Respiration Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Apnea Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sleep Apnea Syndromes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sleep Apnea, Central Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sleep Wake Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dyssomnias Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sleep Disorders, Intrinsic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sleep Apnea Syndromes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sleep Apnea, Central Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Sleep Apnea, Central Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Congenital central hypoventilation syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes