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Pulmonary Hypertension

Definition

Increased pulmonary arterial pressure due to (1) reduction in the caliber of the pulmonary vasculature or (2) an increase in pulmonary blood flow

Types

Etiology

Signs and Symptoms

Pulmonary Hypertension Severity Scales


Systolic pulmonary artery pressure

Acceleration time


Pulmonary artery end-diastolic pressure

M-Mode

2-D

Doppler

 

 

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