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Cheyne-Stokes Respiration MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Cheyne-Stokes Respiration
Tree Number(s)
C08.618.182
C23.888.852.227
Unique ID
D002639
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002639
Scope Note
An abnormal pattern of breathing characterized by alternating periods of apnea and deep, rapid breathing. The cycle begins with slow, shallow breaths that gradually increase in depth and rate and is then followed by a period of apnea. The period of apnea can last 5 to 30 seconds, then the cycle repeats every 45 seconds to 3 minutes.
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under RESPIRATION DISORDERS 1977-90; was see under RESPIRATION 1966-76
Online Note
use RESPIRATION to search CHEYNE-STOKES RESPIRATION 1966-76
History Note
91(66); was see under RESPIRATION DISORDERS 1977-90; was see under RESPIRATION 1966-76
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
1999/11/08
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