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Hypoxic hepatitis owing to obesity hypoventilation syndrome: case report

Mary Grace Jacob, Rajesh K R, Anjana Asokan, Seetha Lekshmi.


Obesity hypoventilation syndrome (OHS) is an underdiagnosed complication of obesity. It is associated with more morbidity when compared with eucapnic obesity. Here, we are reporting a case of OHS associated with hypoxic hepatitis.

Key words: Hypoventilation, hypoxic hepatitis, obesity

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