Madelung's disease


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Madelung's disease

 [mah´dĕ-lo̳ngz]
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Madelung's disease as a rare cause of obstructive sleep apnea.
Peripheral neuropathy as the first manifestation of Madelung's disease. Br JDermatol 2000;143(3):684-6.
Case report of comorbid alcohol-induced psychotic disorder and Madelung's disease. Shanghai Archives of Psychiatry.
Though most growth syndrome have a genetic basis, others such as Madelung's disease have unknown etiology [4].
Multiple symmetric lipomatosis is synonymous with terms such as Madelung's disease, Launois-Bensaude adenolipomatosis, and benign symmetric lipomatosis, and is easily confused with a similar hereditary form.
The patient was diagnosed with alcohol-induced psychotic disorder and Madelung's disease. After he was admitted, alcohol intake was ceased and nutritional support was provided.
Dysphagia and obstructive sleep apnoea in Madelung's disease. J Laryngol Otol 2007;121 (4):398-400.