Pulmonary hypertension (PH) is a rare lung disease that refers to an increase in blood pressure in the pulmonary arteries. Unfortunately, there is still no known cure available to end PH, but research has been evolving and doctors and scientists have been discovering some new ways to approach this lung condition.
In this video from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, watch Dr. Patricia George (MD, of the UPMC Comprehensive Pulmonary Hypertension Program) discuss CTEPH (Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension), a condition which is a result of chronic blood clots in the lungs.
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