Secondary pulmonary hypertension

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Secondary pulmonary hypertension

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International Scleroderma Network

Our mission is to provide stellar worldwide research, support, education and awareness for scleroderma and related illnesses.

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2010

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Kids with Heart National Association for Children's Heart Disorders

Our organization was formed in 1985 with the main mission of providing support, information, resources, and education for the families of the children living with congenital heart defects and to promote public awareness of the issues that these families live with on a day to day basis.

Last Updated: 4 May 2015

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Following organizations serve the condition "Secondary pulmonary hypertension" for support, advocacy or research.

International Scleroderma Network

Our mission is to provide stellar worldwide research, support, education and awareness for scleroderma and related illnesses.

http://www.sclero.org/

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2010

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Kids with Heart National Association for Children's Heart Disorders

Our organization was formed in 1985 with the main mission of providing support, information, resources, and education for the families of the children living with congenital heart defects and to promote public awareness of the issues that these families live with on a day to day basis.

http://www.kidswithheart.org

Last Updated: 4 May 2015

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Secondary pulmonary hypertension" returned 65 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The incidence of chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension secondary to acute pulmonary thromboembolism.
 

Author(s): Ismail Kayaalp, Yelda Varol, Pınar Çimen, Fatma Demirci Üçsular, Nuran Katgı, Mehmet Unlü, Cenk Kıraklı, Salih Zeki Güçlü, Oktay Ergene

Journal: Tuberk Toraks. 2014 ;62(3):199-206.

 

Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) is a curable and partially preventable complication, with a substantial incidence, leading to severe morbidity and mortality. The aim of the present study was to find out the incidence of CTEPH secondary to acute pulmonary thromboembolism ...

Last Updated: 10 Dec 2014

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Clinics in diagnostic imaging (155). Incidental PDA with secondary pulmonary arterial hypertension.
 

Author(s): May San Mak, Ching Ching Ong, Edgar Lik Wui Tay, Lynette Li San Teo

Journal: Singapore Med J. 2014 Sep;55(9):462-6; quiz 467.

 

We report the case of a 70-year-old man with an asymptomatic large patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) incidentally detected on triple-rule-out computed tomography (CT). CT clearly demonstrated a vascular structure connecting the descending thoracic aorta to the roof of the proximal left ...

Last Updated: 2 Oct 2014

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[Spontaneous rupture of tricuspid valve papillary muscle in pulmonary hypertension secondary to HIV infection. Report of one case].
 

Author(s): José Luis Winter, Pablo Castro, Julián Vega, Alejandro Paredes, Luigi Gabrielli, Javier Revello, Samuel Córdova, Fernando Baraona, Hugo Verdejo, Rodrigo González

Journal: Rev Med Chil. 2014 Feb;142(2):246-9.

 

Acute primary tricuspid regurgitation (TR) secondary to papillary muscle rupture is an extremely rare clinical situation. We report a 42-year-old male with pulmonary artery hypertension (PAH) secondary to HIV infection, who presented with an acute TR due to spontaneous papillary muscle ...

Last Updated: 23 Jun 2014

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The terms "Secondary pulmonary hypertension" returned 8 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Research advances in persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn secondary to congenital diaphragmatic hernia].
 

Author(s): Bin Xiao, Min Liu, Chang Xu

Journal: Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi. 2015 Sep;17(9):1013-9.

 

Persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn (PPHN) secondary to congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) is one of the main reasons for high mortality of the newborn and a factor that leads to respiratory and circulatory failure in newborns with CDH. PPHN secondary to CDH is severe ...

Last Updated: 28 Sep 2015

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[Pediatric pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary arterial hypertension secondary to congenital heart diseases].
 

Author(s): Rana Olguntürk

Journal: Anadolu Kardiyol Derg. 2010 Aug;10 Suppl 1():50-6.

 

Causes of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) are similar in adults and children. The main difference is that PAH secondary to congenital heart diseases, is the predominant cause in pediatric patients. Persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn shows completely different clinical ...

Last Updated: 7 Sep 2010

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Extrinsic compression of left main coronary artery by the pulmonary trunk secondary to pulmonary hypertension documented using 64-slice multidetector computed tomography coronary angiography.
 

Author(s): Morteza Safi, Vahid Eslami, Abbas Arjmand Shabestari, Habib Saadat, Mohammad Hasan Namazi, Hosein Vakili, Mohammad Reza Movahed

Journal: Clin Cardiol. 2009 Aug;32(8):426-8.

 

Compression of left main coronary artery (LMCA) secondary to pulmonary trunk dilatation is a newly recognized entity that has been associated with severe pulmonary hypertension. In this paper we present a case of extrinsic compression of LMCA caused by dilated pulmonary trunk secondary ...

Last Updated: 24 Aug 2009

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Bosentan for Severe Mitral Valve Dysfunction
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: SECONDARY PULMONARY HYPERTENSION; MITRAL STENOSIS; CHILDHOOD RHEUMATOID FEVER; CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE

 

Last Updated: 27 Jan 2011

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Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension in Adults With Sickle Cell Anemia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pulmonary Hypertension; Sickle Cell Anemia; Sickle Cell Disease

 

Last Updated: 11 May 2016

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Comparison of Efficacy Different Treatment Regimens in Pulmonary Hypertension Secondary to Lung Disease and or Hypoxia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pulmonary Hypertension Secondary to Lung Disease and/or Hypoxia

 

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2013

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