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What does PAP stand for?

PAP stands for Pulmonary Artery Pressure

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Portopulmonary hypertension affects around 8% of patients with chronic liver disease, and in patients with severe pulmonary hypertension (mean pulmonary artery pressure >50 mmHg) there is a near 100% mortality in the perioperative period during liver transplantation.
Their average pulmonary artery pressure was 59 mm Hg (range of 37-86 mm Hg), their average right-ventricular ejection fraction was 30%-35% (range of 20%-45%), and their average right atrial pressure was 10 mm Hg (range 7-20 mm Hg).