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108 Possible Causes for Microglossia, Sleep Apnea

  • Tongue Disease

    Hypoglossia - congenitally short tongue Microglossia Macroglossia - an abnormally large tongue, seen in some disorders such as Down syndrome (although macroglossia can be[en.wikipedia.org] Sleep Apnea Syndrome:  Sleep apnea is a disorder characterized by a reduction or pause of breathing (airflow) during sleep.  It is common among adults becoming more common[slideshare.net] To Aglossia Bifid tongue Congenital adhesion of tongue Congenital fissure of tongue Congenital malformation of tongue NOS Double tongue Hypoglossia Hypoplasia of tongue Microglossia[icd10data.com]

  • Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome

    Fissured tongue Foliate papillitis Glossitis Geographic tongue Median rhomboid glossitis Transient lingual papillitis Glossoptosis Hypoglossia Lingual thyroid Macroglossia Microglossia[en.wikipedia.org] A 48-year-old nonobese man with a diagnosis of MRS and marked macroglossia was evaluated because of clinically suspected obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] lez-GarcA-a C....JaAcn-Olasolo P. 2011 49 Obstructive sleep apnea in a patient with the Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome. ( 19862566 ) Eisele H.J....Schulz R. 2010 50 Marathon[malacards.org]

  • 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]

  • 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] Snoring and sleep apnea The uvula can also contribute to snoring or heavy breathing during sleep; having an elongated uvula can cause vibrations which lead to snoring.[ipfs.io]

  • Sialadenitis

    Fissured tongue Foliate papillitis Glossitis Geographic tongue Median rhomboid glossitis Transient lingual papillitis Glossoptosis Hypoglossia Lingual thyroid Macroglossia Microglossia[en.wikipedia.org] About the Author More Articles India Medical Mission 2018 - November 1, 2018 Sleep Disorders: Sleep Apnea and Upper Stimulation Therapy - August 25, 2015 The Naked Vocalist[ohniww.org] Reena Gupta - May 27, 2015 New Therapy for Sleep Apnea – First Sleep Pacemaker placed in California at Osborne Head and Neck Institute. - December 12, 2014 Boxer’s Ear: Can[ohniww.org]

  • Dental Disorder

    Fissured tongue Foliate papillitis Glossitis Geographic tongue Median rhomboid glossitis Transient lingual papillitis Glossoptosis Hypoglossia Lingual thyroid Macroglossia Microglossia[en.wikipedia.org] If you have been diagnosed with Sleep Apnea but can not tolerate your CPAP machine, please call our office for a consultation to assess which oral appliance will work best[vonoredental.com] Can a sleep apnea splint or snore guard double as a TMD splint? In some cases, a sleep apnea splint can help to relieve the symptoms of TMD.[docshop.com]

  • 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]

  • Oral Submucous Fibrosis

    Fissured tongue Foliate papillitis Glossitis Geographic tongue Median rhomboid glossitis Transient lingual papillitis Glossoptosis Hypoglossia Lingual thyroid Macroglossia Microglossia[en.wikipedia.org] Presence of hooked shaped soft palate is one of the precipitating factors for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome.[wajradiology.org] Cephalometric analysis in patients with sleep apnea syndrome: II. Soft tissue morphology. J Laryngol Otol 1989;103:293-7. 8.[wajradiology.org]

  • 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]

  • Cyclic Neutropenia

    Fissured tongue Foliate papillitis Glossitis Geographic tongue Median rhomboid glossitis Transient lingual papillitis Glossoptosis Hypoglossia Lingual thyroid Macroglossia Microglossia[en.wikipedia.org] Magnetic resonance imaging of the upper airway structure of children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. ‎[books.google.ro] Pagina 191 - Symptoms of Sleep Disorders, Inattention, and Hyperactivity in Children," Sleep 20(12) (December 1997): 1185-1192. ‎[books.google.ro]

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