Doctors for Primary Pulmonary Hypertension in Chickballapur, Hubli-Dharwad
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PRIMARY PULMONARY HYPERTENSION
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension is a type of high blood pressure affecting the arteries in the lungs and the heart. The symptoms are:
• shortness of breath,
• difficulty breathing with exertion,
• rapid breathing,
• Rapid heart rate.
HOW IS PRIMARY PULMONARY HYPERTENSION DIAGNOSED?
A General Physician/Cardiologist diagnoses Primary Pulmonary Hypertension by conducting imaging tests to look inside the body.
HOW IS PRIMARY PULMONARY HYPERTENSION TREATED?
In most of the cases, medication is used to deal with the symptoms of Primary Pulmonary Hypertension.
DID YOU KNOW?
In 1998, Primary Pulmonary Hypertension was changed to Primary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) since the latter name was more descriptive of the condition.