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Snoring as a presenting feature of the Shy-Drager syndrome.

Authors
  • McGlashan, J A
  • Golding-Wood, D G
Type
Published Article
Journal
The Journal of laryngology and otology
Publication Date
Jun 01, 1989
Volume
103
Issue
6
Pages
610–611
Identifiers
PMID: 2769031
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

A 67-year-old man with a progressive snoring habit is presented. Fluctuant bilateral abductor vocal cord paralysis was later recognized together with autonomic features suggesting a diagnosis of Shy-Drager syndrome. Snoring as a presenting feature of this condition has been infrequently described. This case highlights the importance of careful assessment of snorers.

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