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Successful reversal of sleep apnoea syndrome following treatment for acromegaly, confirmed by polygraphic studies.
  1. G. Main,
  2. D. Q. Borsey,
  3. R. W. Newton
  1. Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK.


    A patient with acromegaly was shown to have obstructive sleep apnoea by polygraphic recordings. Following successful hypophysectomy, further recordings demonstrated resolution of obstructive sleep apnoea.

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