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Laup

A Norwegian unit of weight approximately equivalent to 18 kilograms. It is used most commonly to measure the weight of butter.
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Uses and complications of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty.
Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty complications and avoidance strategies.
Overnight hospital stay is not always necessary after uvulopalatopharyngoplasty.
Incidence of serious complications after uvulopalatopharyngoplasty.
Previous tonsillectomy as prognostic indicator for success of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty.
Over the past 2 decades, uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP) has become one of the more frequently used surgical treatments for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS).
For the treatment of snoring, uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP) was the preferred procedure, followed in descending order by uvulectomy, laser-assisted uvulopalatoplasty (LAUP), cautery-assisted palatal stiffening, and somnoplasty (table 1).
We report the case of an adult who developed an isolated-solitary papilloma on the margin of the soft palate 1 month after he had undergone a uvulopalatopharyngoplasty.
A45 -year-old man underwent uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP) to correct upper airway resistance syndrome and heavy snoring, both of which were confirmed by a sleep study.
Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty is widely used to treat obstructive sleep apnea, and many techniques are described in the literature.
Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP), which was introduced by Fujita in 1981, remains the most frequently performed procedure for treating snoring and idiopathic obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).
Phase I surgical protocol includes nasal reconstruction, uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP), mandibular osteotomy with genioglossus advancement, and hyoid myotomy and suspension.