Are there different types of obstructive sleep apnea?
The different types of sleep apnea are categorized by how frequently your breathing is interrupted while you sleep: normal - fewer than five interruptions per hour; mild sleep apnea - anywhere between five and 15 interruptions per hour; moderate sleep apnea - anywhere between 15 and 30 interruptions per hour, and; severe sleep apnea - more than 30 interruptions per hour.
Author: Bow Tauro
First answered: 22 Sep 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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