Factors associated with hypertrophy of the lingual tonsils in adults with sleep-disordered breathing.

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IMPORTANCE This study shows factors affecting lingual tonsil hypertrophy (LTH) in sleep-disordered breathing. OBJECTIVE To identify the factors associated with LTH in adults with sleep-disordered breathing. DESIGN Retrospective analysis. SETTING Academic tertiary referral center. PARTICIPANTS Ninety-seven adult patients with obstructive sleep apnea… (More)
DOI: 10.1001/jamaoto.2013.3263

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