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Can sleep apnoea cause light bleeding and minute blood clots.

By Anonymous August 8, 2017 - 6:15pm
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Hi,this has been happening for over 12 months but it's is getting more prevalent,I have been using a cpap matching for nearly 18 years,can you give me a reason why,or is it normal.?

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Hello Anon

Thank you for writing.

The same thing happens to my husband. Nose bleeds in this case are generally from the nose drying out during sleep and the cpap can certainly cause this due to the continuous flow of air.
Talk to your doctor to see if this can be prevented but it's a fairly common side effect.

August 9, 2017 - 5:14am
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