as a rare cause of obstructive sleep apnea.
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 .
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.