The effects of anterior palatoplasty on floppy eyelid syndrome patients with obstructive sleep apnea


Bayir O., Acar M., Yuksel E., Yuceege M., Saylam G., Tatar E. C. , ...More

LARYNGOSCOPE, vol.126, no.9, pp.2171-2175, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 126 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/lary.25905
  • Title of Journal : LARYNGOSCOPE
  • Page Numbers: pp.2171-2175

Abstract

Objectives/HypothesisTo investigate the effects of anterior palatoplasty on the presence and stage of floppy eyelid syndrome (FES) among patients diagnosed with mild or moderate obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) according to the apnea-hypopnea index (AHI).