Multi-MUP Analysis of Palatal Muscles in Healthy Men


Savrun F. , Benbir G. , Inan R., Kaytaz A., Kaynak H.

JOURNAL OF TURKISH SLEEP MEDICINE-TURK UYKU TBB DERGISI, vol.1, no.2, pp.43-45, 2014 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 1 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/jtsm.09
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF TURKISH SLEEP MEDICINE-TURK UYKU TBB DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.43-45

Abstract

Introduction: The palatal muscles play an important role in the patency of upper airway together with other pharyngeal muscles. Studying their function will be helpful for delineating the pathophysiology of disorders affecting the upper airway patency like obstructive sleep apne syndrome.