Snoring - a disease which affects the development ofa number of factors. When a person snores, he is disturbed breathing, decreased tone of the tongue and soft palate. During vibration of the soft tissues of the pharynx, and there is snoring, which is often accompanied by sleep apnea.
Apnea - a pathological condition which is characterized by cessation of pulmonary ventilation during sleep for more than 10 seconds. Cessation of breathing are both repetitive and complete.
Snoring leads to continuous lack of oxygena sleeping person's blood, increases the risk of myocardial infarction, stroke, and sudden death during sleep. Repeated episodes during sleep apnea lead to cerebral hypoxia, which not only disrupts sleep, but also affect the performance of the waking period, negatively reflected on the quality of life of the patient. Chronic sleep disorders (apnea snoring) lead to impotence, poor memory, intellectual degradation, reduce the quality and duration of life.
Factors affecting the development of sleep apnea:
- deviated septum,
- nasal polyps,
- endocrine disorders,
- smoking, alcohol intake,
- Neck size (thick and short)
- age, sex,
- hormonal disorders,
- hereditary diseases,
- the use of hypnotics and sedatives.
Is it necessary to treat snoring?
Definitely needed. Fortunately, for the snoring people and their loved ones, modern medicine can offer a very effective method of treatment.
Snoring is a sound phenomenon, often the only primary symptom of the disease - it is a syndrome of obstructive sleep apnea (breathing stops during sleep). That is snoring and apnea may be associated.
Doctors Comprehensive Clinic as part of a cardiologist, a sleep, otolaryngologist comprehensively examined the snoring and obstructive sleep apnea using the latest advances in science and medicine.
Primarily need to find out, is not accompanied byIs snoring stops breathing during sleep. To do this, conducted a computer pulse oximetry and polysomnography. If you have sleep apnea mild highly effective operational methods, the syndrome of nocturnal sleep apnea, moderate and severe shown CPAP therapy.
The new and most effective methodsurgical treatment is called - plastic soft palate and uvula (uvulopalatoplasty) radio wave method. Treatment is carried out under the `local anesthesia on an outpatient basis, it is easily tolerated by patients during surgery and in the postoperative period.
Rapid rehabilitation and quality of life.
What is the cost of treatment?
The cost of surgical treatment - from 30,000 rubles. (Including a full examination, counseling before and after the procedure)
Give yourself a healthy sleep!
If snoring accompanied by obstructive sleep apnea secondary to severe, treatment will be longer.
Professionals involved in the treatment of snoring and sleep apnea - ENT physician Varnel Olga L.