airway

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surgical resection of unnecessary palatal and oropharyngeal tissue to open the airway; intended to cure extreme cases of snoring (with or without sleep apnea) palatopharyngoplasty , PPP , UPPP , uvulopalatopharyngoplasty
presence of abnormal high-pitched sound heard with a stethoscope when an airway is blocked (as in asthma or chronic bronchitis) wheeziness
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