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Sometimes I wake from a deep sleep I feel like I cant breathe

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Sometimes I wake from a deep sleep I feel like I can't breathe and panicky. What could be causing this?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Singh replied 5 years ago.
Likely causes of this can be anxiety, sleep apnea, paroxysmal nocturnal sleep dyspnea. I recommend that you see your doctor regarding this. You will benefit from a sleep study (where you are monitored while you sleep overnight) and depending on what is found, treatment can be started.

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