Medical Dictionary

hypopnea

noun hy·po·pnea
variants: or chiefly British

hypopnoea

\ˌhī-pō-ˈnē-ə\play play

Medical Definition of hypopnea

  1. :  abnormally slow or especially shallow respiration


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