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Posted On : 06/26/2019 00:05:01
What is the treatment for FUNCTIONAL HYPERVENTILATION in pediatric patients?
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Current thinking suggests that the syndrome might better be termed behavioral breathlessness or psychogenic dyspnea with hyperventilation. Techniques of rebreathing into a paper bag are no longer recommended because significant hypoxia and death have been reported.

Patients should be referred to a psychologist.
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