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Acute exacerbation of upper airway obstruction in acromegaly
  1. P. J. Rees,
  2. J. G. Hay,
  3. J. R. Webb

    Abstract

    A 71-year-old man with acromegaly is described. Investigations for dyspnoea and daytime somnolence showed upper airway obstruction but not sleep apnoea. An upper respiratory tract infection precipitated stridor which required urgent tracheostomy.

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