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 69 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Case 5/2017 - A 28-Year-Old Woman with Cor Pulmonale Due to Pulmonary Hypertension Secondary to Chronic Pulmonary Thromboembolism.
 

Author(s): Jussara de Almeida Bruno, Rafael Amorim Belo Nunes, Paulo Sampaio Gutierrez, Vera Demarchi Aiello

Journal: Arq. Bras. Cardiol.. 2017 Oct;109(4):370-375.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Atrial septostomy and disease targeting therapy in pulmonary hypertension secondary to neurofibromatosis.
 

Author(s): George Giannakoulas, Panagiotis Savvoulidis, Vasilios Grosomanidis, Sophia-Anastasia Mouratoglou, Haralambos Karvounis, Stavros Hadjimiltiades

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Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) is a rare multisystem genetic disorder. During the course of the disease it can be rarely complicated with pulmonary hypertension (PH) which confers a dismal prognosis.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Arterial Pulmonary Hypertension Secondary to Partial Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Return in an Elderly Patient.
 

Author(s): Luis Gorospe, Isabel García Gómez-Muriel, Carmen Campos-Ferrer

Journal: Arch. Bronconeumol.. 2017 Jan;53(1):38-39.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Secondary pulmonary hypertension" returned 6 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[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: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 31 Dec 1969

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Pulmonary hypertension secondary to left ventricular systolic dysfunction: contemporary diagnosis and management.
 

Author(s): Ravi V Shah, Marc J Semigran

Journal: Curr Heart Fail Rep. 2008 Dec;5(4):226-32.

 

Pulmonary hypertension secondary to left ventricular systolic dysfunction is often a poor prognostic marker in chronic heart failure. In this article, we review evidence supporting modern strategies addressing pulmonary hypertension in patients with left ventricular systolic dysfunction, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Beta3 Agonist Treatment in Chronic Pulmonary Hypertension Secondary to Heart Failure
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Pulmonary Hypertension; Mirabegron; Heart Failure; Pulmonary Vascular Resistance Abnormality

 

Last Updated: 16 May 2016

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Oral Nitrite in Patients With Pulmonary Hypertension and Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pulmonary Hypertension Secondary; Heart Failure

 

Last Updated: 2 Jan 2018

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Lung Perfusion Measured With Dual-Energy CT in Patients With Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension: Comparative Study With Right Heart Catheterization and V/Q
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Multidetector Computed Tomography; Pulmonary Embolism and Thrombosis; Hypertension Pulmonary Secondary

 

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2018

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