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Obstructive sleep apnoea with Arnold-Chiari malformation.
  1. M J Doherty,
  2. D P Spence,
  3. C Young,
  4. P M Calverley
  1. Aintree Chest Centre, Fazakerley Hospital, Liverpool, UK.


    A case of obstructive sleep apnoea associated with the Arnold-Chiari malformation is described, in which the loss of pharyngeal sensation seems to have played an important part in the aetiology of the obstruction of the upper airway.

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