THE PICKWICKIAN SYNROME CASE

N. Yu. Bohun, T. I. Klimenko, L. L. Kleschevnykova, D. V. Molodan

Abstract


The article demonstrates a clinical case of Pickwickian syndrome. The clinical manifestation of the syndrome, a diagnostic approach including instrumental methods, and the up-to-date treatment based on the literature data are shown. The significance of maintaining lifestyle modification with accent on a normalization of body mass is emphasized.

Keywords


the Pickwikian syndrome, obesity-hypoventilation syndrome, lifestyle modification

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