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146 Possible Causes for Cor Pulmonale, Sleep Disturbance, Somnolence

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea

    Neither patient exhibited daytime somnolence, although both were subsequently found to have severe obstructive sleep apnea.[] […] rating of sleep disturbance (visual analogue scale from 0 (not disturbed) to 10), apnoea-hypopnoea index, and health related quality of life (SF-36).[] References: [14] [15] Complications Hypertension Hypoxia -induced cardiac arrhythmia Pulmonary hypertension and cor pulmonale Global respiratory insufficiency Cardiac infarction[]

  • Sleep Apnea

    In epilepsy patients with risk factors (eg, obesity) or markers (eg, habitual snoring, daytime somnolence) for sleep apnea, a careful sleep history should be elicited and[] Sleep disturbances are common in FMS and patients usually complain about nonrestorative sleep.[] Vol 8, No 3 (Autumn 2009) Introduction Cor pulmonale has a well-described association with chronic respiratory diseases such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD[]

  • Central Sleep Apnea

    Patients with hypercapnic forms may experience daytime somnolence (sometimes called wake-time sleepiness), lethargy, and morning headache.[] On evaluation, a history of severe sleep disturbed breathing was elicited.[] This can lead to cor pulmonale (right-sided heart failure). Call your provider if you have symptoms of this disorder.[]

  • Morbid Obesity

    This can be spectacularly effective in relieving right heart failure, day-time somnolence, and pulmonary hypertension.[] Excessive body weight has been shown to predispose to various diseases, particularly cardiovascular diseases, diabetes mellitus type 2, sleep disturbances (sleep apnea) and[] Arterial oxygen tension is lower and chronic hypoxemia may lead to pulmonary hypertension and cor pulmonale.[]

  • Prader-Willi Syndrome

    . • Central nervous system and endocrine gland dysfunction: causing varying degrees of learning disability, short stature, hyperphagia, somnolence (excessive sleepiness),[] Long-term modafinil therapy may ameliorate the sleep disturbances of Prader-Willi syndrome and should be the focus of future clinical trials.[] Psychosis Secondarily acquired diseases (cor pulmonale, diabetes mellitus) Diagnosis is established with the help of the following investigations.[]

  • Hypercapnia

    A 38-year-old patient with effort dyspnea, somnolence, cianosis and cor pulmonale is presented.[] Abstract A 21 yr old with deep breathing and awake apnoea, who had recurrent hypoxaemia and hypercapnia without sleep apnoea, was presented.[] These include Altered mental status (agitation, somnolence) Peripheral or central cyanosis or decreased oxygen saturation on pulse oximetry Manifestations of a "stress response[]

  • Ayerza Syndrome

    […] also Disorder, psychosomatic) 306.9 disorder 300.81 Somatoform disorder 300.82 atypical 300.82 severe 300.81 undifferentiated 300.82 Somnambulism 307.46 hysterical 300.13 Somnolence[] Ayerza syndrome - sclerosis of the pulmonary arteries in chronic cor pulmonale.[] Respiratory disturbance index: an independent predictor of mortality in coronary artery disease. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2000;162:81–86. 256.[]

  • Ondine Syndrome

    […] pCO2 and decrease in pO2 CBC: polycythemia EMG/NCV: normal Clinical (asymptomatic or insidious onset) Dyspnea: uncommon Fatigue/ lethargy Disturbed sleep Excessive daytime somnolence[] Sleep disturbances in neurodevelopmental disorders. Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2016;18(1):6.[] This female patient, without cor pulmonale, was a good candidate for diaphragm pacing.[]

  • Narcolepsy-Cataplexy Syndrome

    He developed severe daytime somnolence and cataplexy over the course of a few months.[] Figure 1 Sleep disturbances and metabolic functioning.[] Pagina 574 - Long term domiciliary oxygen therapy in chronic hypoxic cor pulmonale complicating chronic bronchitis and emphysema. ‎[]

  • Hypersomnia

    2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 327.1 Organic disorder of excessive somnolence [organic hypersomnia] There are 7 ICD-9-CM codes below 327.1 that define this diagnosis in greater[] […] phenomenon compensating for their disturbed nocturnal sleep.[] Contra indications- Moderate to severe uncontrolled hypertension, arrhythmia, cor pulmonale.[]

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