This problem of moaning during sleep is a well recognised condition occurring in some infants and is known in medical terms as catathrenia.The cause is unknown. It does tend to disturb sleep in infants. It is important to exclude a condition called sleep apnoea so it is essential to have your baby assessed by a paediatric pulmonologist.
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal
advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.