SLEEP AND SNORING DIAGNOSTICS
Diagnosis of sleep and snoring – Polysomnography
At St. Luke’ s Hospital we can perform in-depth diagnostics of snoring. One cause of snoring is sleep apnea syndrome. Polysomnographic examination is performed to analyze breathing disorders during sleep. Sleep apnea is a serious disorder. It consists of repeated restriction of airflow in the airways during sleep. Symptoms that accompany it include: loud snoring, temporary night wakes, hypoxia. As a consequence apnea leads to hypertension and other heart diseases.