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Sleep Apnea

Iterative test

Medical prescription compulsory

Where?

Diagnostic test realized during the day to determine the drowsiness delay.

How?

This procedure takes place under the supervision of a respiratory therapist or a medical electrophysiology technologist.

When is this test indicated?

This test is used to confirm narcolepsy diagnosis.

Contra-indications

The multiple latency sleep test should not be performed in a patient who has not slept in the days before the test or in a person working usually at night and sleeping during the day.


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