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Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome

Known as: OBESITY-HYPOVENTILATION SYNDROME, Hypoventilation Syndrome, Obesity, Syndrome, Obesity Hypoventilation 
HYPOVENTILATION syndrome in very obese persons with excessive ADIPOSE TISSUE around the ABDOMEN and DIAPHRAGM. It is characterized by diminished to… 
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is a major cause of liver disease worldwide. We estimated the global prevalence… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Diabetes mellitus is a group of diseases associated with various metabolic disorders, the main feature of which is chronic… 
Review
2009
Review
2009
• Worldwide obesity has nearly doubled since 1980. • In 2008, more than 1.4 billion adults, 20 and older, were overweight. Of… 
Review
2009
Review
2009
Review
2005
Review
2005
Objective. Childhood obesity has contributed to an increased incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome (MS… 
Review
2004
Review
2001
Review
2001
  • M. Alpert
  • American Journal of the Medical Sciences
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 34643285
Obesity produces an increase in total blood volume and cardiac output because of the high metabolic activity of excessive fat. In…