periodic breathing

noun

Medical Definition of periodic breathing

: abnormal breathing characterized by an irregular respiratory rhythm especially : cheyne-stokes respiration

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“Periodic breathing.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/periodic%20breathing. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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