Slow Breathing Rate

Slow breath rate, or bradypnea, is an abnormally low rate of breathing. Normal breathing rates are higher in infants and young children and decrease with age. The term bradypnea is usually reserved for extremely low respiration rates; for mild cases ...

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Causes

A slow breathing rate is usually a sign of a serious disorder and should be treated as a medical emergency ...

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