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235 Possible Causes for Uvula Abnormal

  • Varicose Veins

    Two patients, each with a history of multiple cancers, were referred to our institution for routine cancer staging. Contrast enhanced multislice-CT showed round and oval shaped inguinal and retroperitoneal masses in one patient and inguinal mass lesions in the other patient. The mass lesions were suspicious of[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypertension

    […] present in some cases Crowded mouth with low-extending soft palate sometimes present Large uvula Generalized erythema and swelling of all tissues including the pharyngeal[aafp.org] Findings in OSA Obesity Primarily central obesity as assessed by an increased waist-to-hip ratio Short neck and increased neck circumference On oral examination No clear abnormalities[aafp.org]

  • Patulous Eustachian Tube

    […] movement of the uvula because of paralysis of the soft palate on video.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of the amyotrophic lateral sclerosis complicating patulous ET in the literature, demonstrating the movement of the tympanic membrane, the pharyngeal orifice of the ET and abnormal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cleft Uvula

    The actual name for this abnormality is called bifid uvula, or Loeys–Dietz syndrome.[medicaldaily.com] THE GENETICS OF CLEFT UVULA. ( 14232214 ) MESKIN LH...ISAACSON RJ 1965 18 ABNORMAL MORPHOLOGY OF THE SOFT PALATE. I.[malacards.org] The presence of the classic triad of craniofacial abnormalities, aortic aneurysm, and bifid uvula, as well as the family history of aortic disease, strongly suggested a diagnosis[nejm.org]

  • Sleep Apnea

    Nasoseptal obstruction Enlarged soft palate or uvula Macroglossia Hypotonic pharynx Lingual tonsils Laryngeal abnormality (e.g., lymphatic malformation) Micrognathia Maxillary[aafp.org] […] present in some cases Crowded mouth with low-extending soft palate sometimes present Large uvula Generalized erythema and swelling of all tissues including the pharyngeal[aafp.org] View/Print Table TABLE 2 Differential Diagnosis of OSA in Children Adenotonsillar hypertrophy Nasoseptal obstruction Enlarged soft palate or uvula Macroglossia Hypotonic pharynx[aafp.org]

  • Sleep Apnea Syndrome

    The most common cause is an anatomic abnormality leading to obstruction. The most common sites are the roof of the mouth (palate, uvula, and tonsils), throat, and nose.[calsleep.com] […] present in some cases Crowded mouth with low-extending soft palate sometimes present Large uvula Generalized erythema and swelling of all tissues including the pharyngeal[aafp.org] Findings in OSA Obesity Primarily central obesity as assessed by an increased waist-to-hip ratio Short neck and increased neck circumference On oral examination No clear abnormalities[aafp.org]

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea

    Nasoseptal obstruction Enlarged soft palate or uvula Macroglossia Hypotonic pharynx Lingual tonsils Laryngeal abnormality (e.g., lymphatic malformation) Micrognathia Maxillary[aafp.org] […] that impair respiratory flow : tonsillar hyperplasia , nasal septum deviation , enlarged uvula, tongue, or soft palate ; nasal polyps ; overbite with a small chin; hypertrophied[amboss.com] View/Print Table TABLE 2 Differential Diagnosis of OSA in Children Adenotonsillar hypertrophy Nasoseptal obstruction Enlarged soft palate or uvula Macroglossia Hypotonic pharynx[aafp.org]

  • Klinefelter Syndrome

    , skeletal abnormalities including radioulnar synostosis, genu valgum, pes cavus, or clinodactyly, short stature with hypotonia, hyperextensible joints, and underdeveloped[dx.doi.org] Clinical features of the syndrome are a coarse face with microcephaly, ocular hypertelorism, flat nasal bridge, upslanting palpebral fissures, bifid uvula and/or cleft palate[dx.doi.org]

  • Chronic Otitis Media

    A small number have Eustachian tube dysfunction include anatomic abnormalities (Down's syndrome,cleft palate, cleft uvula, submucous cleft) alteration of normal physiologic[meddean.luc.edu]

  • Bacterial Otitis Media

    A small number have Eustachian tube dysfunction include anatomic abnormalities (Down's syndrome,cleft palate, cleft uvula, submucous cleft) alteration of normal physiologic[meddean.luc.edu]

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