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[Diagnosis] I am new here. Question about sudden onset
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RE: I am new here. Question about sudden onset
Hi Babs2015,
WELCOMES! to the forum.!
CONGRATULATIONS! on your weight loss and good luck with CPAP therapy.
Hang in there for more responses to your post.
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RE: I am new here. Question about sudden onset
Regarding sudden onset and apnea.....

Apart from the likely possibility that the apnea didn't suddenly appear, but suddenly made itself known as a major problem, I would thinking there are several obvious ways in which apnea could be "sudden onset": esophageal burns, inflamed throat parts, neurology issue affecting the throat muscles....

If the "sudden onset" (or at least when you suddenly notice) involves central apneas, the likeliest scenario would be a stroke. There would, of course, be other conditions that might have the same effect, e.g. concussion and alzheimer's.
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