obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome

obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS),

(ob-struk'tiv slēp ap'nē-ă-hi-pop'nē-ă sin'drōm),
a frequently used term that combines the findings of obstructive sleep apnea and hypopnea into a single category.
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Combined transoral robotic tongue base surgery and palate surgery in obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome: Expansion sphincter pharyngoplasty versus uvulopalatopharyngoplasty.
Effect of continuous positive airway pressure treatment on serum cardiovascular risk factors in patients with obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome. Chest 2007;132:843-51.
Retinal and optic nerve evaluation by optical coherence tomography in adults with obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS).
Quality of Life in Obstructive Sleep Apnea-hypopnea Syndrome
Li, "Diagnosis of glossopharyngeal obstruction using nasopharyngeal tube versus CT scan in obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome," European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, vol.
Obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS) in children refers to a disease in which complete or partial upper airway obstruction occurs frequently during sleep, and consequently disturbs the normal ventilation and sleep structure of children, thus leading to a series of pathophysiologic changes (1,2).
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Recent research even demonstrates that hypertensive patients with SDB are at an increased risk of developing resistant hypertension.[sup][1] SDB includes several different degrees of sleep disorders, primary snoring (PS), upper airway resistance syndrome, and obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS).
Ocular surface assessment in patients with obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome. Sleep Breath.
Treatment result of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty and tongue base operation for the severe obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome. (Chinese) Zhonghua Er Bi Yan Hou Ke Za Zhi.

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