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Obesity hypoventilation syndrome

Obesity hypoventilation syndrome

Obesity hypoventilation syndrome (OHS) is defined as the combined presence of obesity (BMI > 30kg/m2) with awake arterial hypercapnia (pCO2 > 6.0 kPa / 45 mmHg) in the absence of other causes of hypoventilation. The exact prevalence of OHS in the general population remains unknown, and most prevalence data describe subjects with obstructive sleep apnoea, wherein its prevalence has been estimated to range from 10% to 38% in different groups. On the other hand, patients with OHS often suffer from sleep-related breathing disorders. Prevalence of obstructive sleep apnoea may reach up to 90-95% in OHS patients.

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author: Ivana Paraničová | discipline: Internal Medicine, Respiratory Medicine | published on: 22.12.2017 | last modified on: 16.4.2018 | Creative Commons License

Obesity and lipids disorders and prevention of CV diseases

Obesity and lipids disorders and prevention of CV diseases

Childhood obesity is one of the most serious public health challenges of the 21st century. The problem is global and is steadily affecting many low- and middle-income countries, particularly in urban settings. The prevalence has increased at an alarming rate. More specifically, obesity is a complex condition which is influenced by a wide-range of genetic and non-genetic factors, with interactions between many of these.

 
author: Ingrid Schusterová | section: Lectures | discipline: Paediatrics, Neonatology | published on: 10.2.2017 | last modified on: 14.6.2018 | Creative Commons License




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Obstructive sleep apnoea in extremely obese patient
.. 70% of OSA patients are overweight and 40% obese patients suffer from OSA. Are the case.. .. significant disease is present in about 4% men and 2% women. Morphology of upper airways and body.. .. examination: hyperstenic, exogenous obesity, eupnoea, oropharyngeal patency Mallampati grade.. .. clinic. He reported snoring for 30 years with observed apnoeic pauses during the last 2 years... .. Height 175 cm Weight 170 kg BMI: 55.51 kg/m2 Physical examination: hyperstenic,.. .. while in supine position. 10 years ago he gained 40 kilograms of weight. Personal history: arterial.. .. 3-5 times per night, because of urination and choking, dry mouth and profuse sweating. Loud.. .. of daytime sleepiness (Figure 2) - 10 and more points indicate severe daytime.. ..keywords: E66.02 Obesity with BMI: 40 and more, G47.31.. ..keywords: Obesity with BMI: 40 and more, G47.31 Obstructive sleep.. ..keywords: Obesity with BMI: 40 and more, G47.31 Obstructive sleep.. ..keywords: Obesity with BMI: 40 and more, G47.31 Obstructive sleep.. ..keywords: Obesity with BMI: 40 and more, G47.31 Obstructive sleep.. ..keywords: Obesity with BMI: 40 and more, G47.31 Obstructive sleep.. ..keywords: Obesity with BMI: 40 and more, G47.31 Obstructive sleep.. ..keywords: obesity, obstructive sleep apnoea, continuous positive.. .. KB MEFANET user Figure 6 - CPAP treatment with oronasal mask. | 19.12.2017 31.56 KB MEFANET.. .. effectivity on oxygen saturation. | 19.12.2017 140.46 KB MEFANET user Figure 9 - Obstructive.. .. sensitive [?] Licence Figure 1 - Spirometry and body plethysmography. | 19.12.2017 250.92..

Morbus Crouzon and severe Obstructive Sleep Apnoea
.. population. The major risk factors for OSA is obesity. Less common causes of OSA may be various.. .. case report has introduced an adult male patient with Crouzon syndrome (CS), rare genetic disease.. .. sleep disorder that affects 2% of female and 4% of male population. The major risk factors.. .. patient was a 28 years old man who was diagnosed with CS at the age of 2. He underwent craniotomy.. .. 1 and 2). Weight: 85 kg, height 175 cm, BMI: 27.76 kg/m2. Imaging methods: Overnight.. .. apnoea with an estimated prevalence between 40 and 85%. For majority of patients, an individual.. .. childhood. He often suffered from headaches and vertigo, was regularly seen by neurologist and.. .. [?] Licence Figure 1 - The presented patient with Crouzon syndrome - typical face..

Management of breast cancer
.. includes a heterogeneous collection of diseases with various histologically defined subsets, clinical.. .. diagnosed life-threatening cancer in women and the leading cause of cancer death among them.. .. gens, frequent X ray and CT of chest and obesity, stress, depressions. Treatment should be.. .. incision around nipple was done, and tumor with safe borders was excised and sent to pathology.. .. regarding the role of screening in women aged 40–49 years, or for the use of ultrasound. In.. .. at the surgery department of our hospital and reported that 2 years ago she had felt a small..