Sleep-disordered breathing in patients with acquired retrognathia secondary to rheumatoid arthritis.
- Omer S Alamoudi
- Medical science monitor : international medical…
A 55-year-old obese man was evaluated for excessive daytime sleepiness and found to have upper-airway sleep apnea. Evaluation discovered a lymphocytic lymphoma with head and neck involvement. Treatment of the lymphoma resulted in improvement in the sleep apnea and the sleepiness.