An inquest heard the cause of the 36-year-old's death was cardiac failure due to primary pulmonary hypertension and Teesside Coroner Michael Sheffield recorded a verdict of natural causes.
What does PPH stand for?
PPH stands for Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
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Satoh et al presented a case in which a pregnant patient with primary pulmonary hypertension needed ECMO support for successful termination of pregnancy (25).
About VELETRI VELETRI is indicated for the long-term intravenous treatment of primary pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary hypertension associated with the scleroderma spectrum of disease in NYHA Class III and Class IV patients who do not respond adequately to conventional therapy.
Approximately, only 300 new cases of primary pulmonary hypertension are diagnosed per year.
Toray has submitted an application for beraprost sodium with indication for PAH based on the results of Japanese clinical trials subjecting primary pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary hypertension following collagenosis in September 2006.
ORLANDO -- Echocardiography overestimates the true prevalence of primary pulmonary hypertension among hemodialysis patients with end-stage renal disease, according to a study presented at a meeting sponsored by the National Kidney Foundation.
1) From the time of diagnosis, the 1-, 3-, and 5-year survival rates noted in the National Institute of Health Registry on Primary Pulmonary Hypertension were 77%, 41%, and 27%, respectively.
Yvonne suffers from primary pulmonary hypertension, which means she is confined to a wheelchair.