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45 Possible Causes for Microglossia, Sleep Apnea

  • Velopharyngeal Insufficiency

    Fissured tongue Foliate papillitis Glossitis Geographic tongue Median rhomboid glossitis Transient lingual papillitis Glossoptosis Hypoglossia Lingual thyroid Macroglossia Microglossia[en.wikipedia.org] apnea when analyzing the apnea/hypopnea index in the polysomnography sleep study.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] OBJECTIVE: To compare the frequency and severity of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in middle-aged adults who underwent pharyngeal flap surgery for velopharyngeal insufficiency[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Uvula Abnormal

    […] hands and feet, which occur in as many as 90% of patients (polydactyly in as many as 75%), and (2) oral anomalies--including cleft palate, cleft uvula , micrognathia, and microglossia[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Sleep apnea syndrome as a long term sequela of poliomyelitis. In: Guilleminault C, Dement WC, eds. Sleep apnea syndromes. New York: Liss, 1978:309–15. 24.[aafp.org] Powell N, Riley R, Guilleminault C, Troell R: A reversible uvulopalatal flap for snoring and sleep apnea syndrome. Sleep 1996;19:593–599.[karger.com]

  • Pierre Robin Syndrome

    The patient described by Von Ammon in 1842 suffered from micrognathia, microglossia and an hPsP cleft.[amsjournal.com] One patient who had previously undergone mandibular corrective surgery had major sleep abnormalities (central apnea index of 81.7 although an obstructive sleep apnea index[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If left untreated, patients have problems with feeding, obstructive sleep apnea, ear infections and reduced hearing.[craniofacialmd.com]

  • Congenital Mandibular Hypoplasia

    Associated anomalies included temporomandibular joint ankylosis in five patients, aglossia/microglossia in three patients, and rare craniofacial clefts in three patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] apnea syndrome O A Uysal 270 Video presentations 276 the Amsterdam experience J J Hage 282 intraarterial combined embolization with IADSA Z Yijun 288 their use for Polands[books.google.com] Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is a common disease caused by upper airway collapsibility during sleep.[medical-case-reports.imedpub.com]

  • Freeman-Sheldon Syndrome

    Patients may also present with microglossia, micrognathia, and a high-arched palate.[symptoma.com] In this study, we report the first use of distraction osteogenesis in the setting of severe obstructive sleep apnea syndrome secondary to DA 2A.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] and area between the nose and mouth, widely spaced eyes (hypertelorism), a narrowing of the eye opening (blepharophimosis), droopy eyelids ( ptosis ), and a small tongue (microglossia[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Congenital Macroglossia

    Microglossia Microglossia is another rare congenital anamoly in which only a tiny or rudementry tongue has developed from the cupola.[drpulp.com] "Relative rather than absolute macroglossia in patients with Down syndrome: implications for treatment of obstructive sleep apnea".[en.wikipedia.org] True microglossia II. Relative microglossia TREATMENT I. Orthognathic correction II. Speech & language development 6. microglossia 7.[slideshare.net]

  • Commissural Lip Fistula

    Microglossia Associated limb anomalies: hypodactylia-absence of digits hypomelia - hypoplasia of part or all of a limb What is going on in this condition?[cram.com] Screening for obstructive sleep apnea in children with syndromic cleft lip and/or palate. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg . 2014 Nov. 67(11):1475-80. [Medline] .[emedicine.medscape.com] Fissured tongue Foliate papillitis Glossitis Geographic tongue Median rhomboid glossitis Transient lingual papillitis Glossoptosis Hypoglossia Lingual thyroid Macroglossia Microglossia[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Cleft Uvula

    […] hands and feet, which occur in as many as 90% of patients (polydactyly in as many as 75%), and (2) oral anomalies--including cleft palate, cleft uvula , micrognathia, and microglossia[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Even if the piercing was to stay in, it could contribute to breathing problems or even sleep apnea. What concerns may a bifid uvula provide?[health.onehowto.com] Sleep apnea is a problem whereby the uvula is too long and can interrupt the flow of air while breathing because there is not enough space in the velopharynx for the air to[ic.steadyhealth.com]

  • Auriculocondylar Syndrome

    2018 Auriculo-Condylar Syndrome (ACS) presents with bilateral external ear malformations ('Question Mark' Ears), mandibular condyle hypoplasia, microstomia, micrognathia, microglossia[dovemed.com] PRS is frequently associated with the following diseases/conditions: Feeding difficulty Gastroesophageal reflux Airway obstruction Obstructive sleep apnea/sleep disordered[clinicaladvisor.com] Fissured tongue Foliate papillitis Glossitis Geographic tongue Median rhomboid glossitis Transient lingual papillitis Glossoptosis Hypoglossia Lingual thyroid Macroglossia Microglossia[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Congenital Velopharyngeal Incompetence

    Fissured tongue Foliate papillitis Glossitis Geographic tongue Median rhomboid glossitis Transient lingual papillitis Glossoptosis Hypoglossia Lingual thyroid Macroglossia Microglossia[en.wikipedia.org] Nasal & Sinus Conditions Snoring & Sleep Apnea New York ENT physicians are experts in treating snoring and sleep apnea.[newyorkent.com] Lam has research interests in sleep disorders and sleep apnea and also in airway reconstruction. Dr. King has interest in congenital hearing loss. Dr.[ohsu.edu]

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