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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.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] rating of sleep disturbance (visual analogue scale from 0 (not disturbed) to 10), apnoea-hypopnoea index, and health related quality of life (SF-36).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] References: [14] [15] Complications Hypertension Hypoxia -induced cardiac arrhythmia Pulmonary hypertension and cor pulmonale Global respiratory insufficiency Cardiac infarction[amboss.com]

  • 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[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Sleep disturbances are common in FMS and patients usually complain about nonrestorative sleep.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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[phaonlineuniv.org]

  • Central Sleep Apnea

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

  • Morbid Obesity

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

  • Prader-Willi Syndrome

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

  • Hypercapnia

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

  • 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[theodora.com] Ayerza syndrome - sclerosis of the pulmonary arteries in chronic cor pulmonale.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Respiratory disturbance index: an independent predictor of mortality in coronary artery disease. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2000;162:81–86. 256.[cardiologieladomiciliu.ro]

  • 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[mdnxs.com] Sleep disturbances in neurodevelopmental disorders. Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2016;18(1):6.[ojrd.biomedcentral.com] This female patient, without cor pulmonale, was a good candidate for diaphragm pacing.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Narcolepsy-Cataplexy Syndrome

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

  • 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[icd9data.com] […] phenomenon compensating for their disturbed nocturnal sleep.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Contra indications- Moderate to severe uncontrolled hypertension, arrhythmia, cor pulmonale.[medicaljoyworks.com]

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