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2,734 Possible Causes for Hypoventilation

  • Acidosis

    depression Inability to ventilate adequately, due to a neuromuscular disease or paralysis (eg, myasthenia gravis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis [ALS], Guillain-Barré syndrome[emedicine.com] Ability to reverse the benzodiazepine-induced respiratory depression is less predictable.[web.archive.org] This failure in ventilation may result from depression of the central respiratory center by one or another of the following: Central nervous system disease or drug-induced respiratory[emedicine.com]

  • Haddad Syndrome

    Recent work has associated polyalanine repeats within the PHOX2B gene on chromosome 4p12 with central congenital hypoventilation syndrome, whereas PHOX2B knockout mice develop[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Congenital central hypoventilation syndrome (CCHS) is an uncommon cause of apnea in the newborn characterized by the occurrence of apnea predominantly during sleep.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Congenital Central Hypoventilation syndrome and Hirschsprung’s disease in half sibs. J Med Genet 1989; 26:27–29. Google Scholar 14.[link.springer.com]

  • Ondine Syndrome

    Pulmonary Hypertension ) Acute/Chronic Hypoventilation (see Acute Hypoventilation and Chronic Hypoventilation ) Treatment Avoid respiratory depressants Progesterone (40 mg[mdnxs.com] An unusual presentation of congenital central hypoventilation syndrome (Ondine's Curse) B L Lovell, R E Bullock, K N Anderson Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne[emj.bmj.com] depression after sedation/anesthesia Cyanosis Prolonged breathold (without dyspnea) Sleep-disordered breathing (usually CSA-CSR) Pulmonary Hypertension/Cor Pulmonale (see[mdnxs.com]

  • Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis

    On day 1 of admission to our center, she developed hypoventilation requiring mechanical support.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The phenotype resembles that of the adults, although dysautonomia and hypoventilation are less frequent or severe in children. Ann Neurol 2009;66:11-18.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Keywords: NMDA, receptor, autoimmune, synapse, paraneoplastic, schizophrenia, paraneoplastic disorder, neurologic symptoms, hyperthermia, hypoventilation, hypersexuality,[doi.org]

  • Acute Hyperventilation

    […] between normo- and hyperventilation (mean value: 1.2 ppm) than between normo- and hypoventilation (mean value: 0.4 ppm).[bmcpulmmed.biomedcentral.com] The contrary of hyperventilation is hypoventilation.[flexikon.doccheck.com] A wide gradient that would be evident in a patient with acute alveolar hyperventilation superimposed on chronic ventilatory failure, is not normally present in hypoventilation[media.lanecc.edu]

  • Hypercapnia

    This report describes a young woman with unexplained chronic hypoventilation that was greatly exacerbated during sleep.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Brainstem Disease Pharmacologic Central Respiratory Depressants: opiates, sedatives, etc Restrictive PFT’s Decreased MIP Motor Neuron Disease Neuropathy Neuromuscular Junction[mdnxs.com] These factors include lung disease, hypoventilation and state of reduced or altered consciousness.[symptoma.com]

  • Hyperventilation

    Respiratory dysfunction, particularly central hypoventilation, is common in anti-N-methyl D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor encephalitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CONCLUSIONS: Moderate hyperventilation, when compared with moderate hypoventilation, in patients with cardiovascular disease undergoing intravenous anesthesia increased net[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hypoventilation after the provocation test occurred in only 5 subjects.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Sleep Apnea

    (OPTION)The use of zolpidem and triazolam may be considered for the treatment of primary CSAS only if the patient does not have underlying risk factors for respiratory depression[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This report demonstrates the efficacy of servo-ventilation in the treatment of central sleep apnea syndrome associated with alveolar hypoventilation in a CM-I patient with[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] G47.35 Congenital central alveolar hypoventilation syndrome G47.36 Sleep related hypoventilation in conditions classified elsewhere G47.37 Central sleep apnea in conditions[icd10data.com]

  • Hypoventilation

    […] respiratory muscle weakness and hypoventilation.[symptoma.com] Hypoventilation Other names Respiratory depression Hypoventilation (also known as respiratory depression ) occurs when ventilation is inadequate ( hypo meaning "below") to[en.wikipedia.org] Central Ventilatory Defects Voluntary Breath Holding Pharmacological central respiratory depression by opiates Conduction Defects Spinal Cord Injury Poliomyelitis: A complication[pathwaymedicine.org]

  • Extrapulmonary Alveolar Hypoventilation

    When hypoventilation occurs during the day (in addition to nocturnal sleep), the condition is referred to as idiopathic (primary) alveolar hypoventilation.[medlink.com] Congenital central hypoventilation syndrome Hypoventilation may be caused by depression of the central respiratory drive.[emedicine.medscape.com] Nocturnal hypoventilation may be an under diagnosed condition in chronic respiratory failure.[hal-univ-bourgogne.archives-ouvertes.fr]

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