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

Potential benefit of bosentan therapy in borderline or less severe pulmonary hypertension secondary to idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis-an interim analysis of results from a prospective, single-center, randomized, parallel-group study.
 

Author(s): Yosuke Tanaka, Mitsunori Hino, Akihiko Gemma

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No drugs have been approved for the treatment of patients with pulmonary hypertension (PH) secondary to idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), particularly those with idiopathic honeycomb lung. This study was conducted to investigate the long-term efficacy and safety of bosentan for ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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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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Favourable pregnancy outcome in a woman with secondary pulmonary hypertension complicating mitral stenosis.
 

Author(s): Monika Szpotanska-Sikorska, Natalia Mazanowska, Krzysztof Jankowski, Barbara Lichodziejewska, Dorota Bomba-Opoń

Journal: Ginekol. Pol.. 2017 ;88(5):276-277.

 

Pulmonary hypertension (PH) is a rare condition with a high incidence of maternal and perinatal mortality (30-56% and 10-13%, respectively). Pulmonary hypertension is a contraindication to pregnancy because of high risk of maternal death, therefore the World Health Organisation (WHO) ...

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:

[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: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 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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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: 13 Sep 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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