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What does SPAP stand for?

SPAP stands for Systolic Pulmonary Artery Pressure

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On the contrary, the patients with large-sized mitral valve prosthesis achieved a decrease in systolic pulmonary artery pressure (PAP) and a non significant decrease in cardiac mass index, but had worse LV systolic and diastolic function (with higher volumes and diameters).
Although normal systolic pulmonary artery pressure is generally defined as a pressure that is lower than 30 mm Hg, patients with a pressure of 20-29 mm Hg were 36% more likely to die than were those with a pressure of 19 mm Hg or lower in a multivariate analysis, Paul A.