Lingual thyroid as a cause of snoring and sleep apnea.

  title={Lingual thyroid as a cause of snoring and sleep apnea.},
  author={Muhammad Atta Rashid and Shahid Majeed and Khalid Mehmood Tariq and Inam-ul-haq and Azhar Niwaz and Asif Saeed},
  journal={Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP},
  volume={14 11},
Lingual thyroid is a rare developmental abnormality. We describe a case of lingual thyroid in a 28 years old female who presented with symptoms of heroic snoring and obstructive sleep apnea. She was treated with surgery and was advised a life long thyroid hormone replacement therapy. 

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