Pulmonary hypertension

Overview

p>Pulmonary hypertension is a type of high blood pressure affecting arteries in the lungs and the right side of the heart.

Symptoms

Shortness of breath, dizziness, and chest pressure are symptoms.

Treatments

The condition worsens over time. But treatments such as medications, surgery, or transplant can help lessen symptoms and improve quality of life.

Last Updated Jun 13, 2017


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