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What does CTPH stand for?

CTPH stands for Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension (cardiology)


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Data presented at the European Respiratory Society (ERS) Congress today confirm the safety profile and the sustained efficacy of Adempas (riociguat) over at least two years of treatment in patients with inoperable chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) or persistent or recurrent CTEPH after surgical treatment, and in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH).
Adempas was approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration on October 8, 2013 for: (i) the treatment of adults with persistent/recurrent chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) (WHO* Group 4) after surgical treatment or inoperable CTEPH to improve exercise capacity and WHO functional class; and (ii) the treatment of adults with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) (WHO Group 1) to improve exercise capacity, improve WHO functional class and delay clinical worsening.