The incidence and severity of pulmonary hypertension in obstructive sleep apnea with hypothyroidism


ARAZ Ö., YILMAZEL UÇAR E., Yalcin A., Pulur D., Acemoglu H., Tas H., ...Daha Fazla

MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR, cilt.19, ss.883-887, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 19
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Dergi Adı: MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.883-887

Özet

Background: Hypothyroidism and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) are both common health problems and can be seen together. Each of these 2 diseases can cause pulmonary hypertension (PH). We aimed to determine whether hypothyroidism with OSA has a significant effect on the frequency and severity of PH.