Any disorder that affects the heart. Often seen in Sleep Apnea Patients. Types of heart disease include:
· Arrhythmia. An arrhythmia is a heart rhythm abnormality.
· Atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis is a hardening of the arteries.
· Cardiomyopathy. This condition causes the heart’s muscles to harden or grow weak.
· Congenital heart defects.
· Coronary artery disease
· Heart infections.