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Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic

Pulmonary Hypertension (PH) is a disease that affects the blood vessels that carries blood from the heart to the lungs (Pulmonary Arteries). This vessels become narrow and the walls become thickened causing the blood pressure in these arteries to increase

There are many causes for pulmonary hypertension (PH).

Some of the common causes are:

  • Idiopathic (unknown) Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH)
  • Hereditary / familial PAH (inherited)
  • Associated with congenital heart disease
  • Associated with other diseases (lungs, connective tissue)

This is a serious disease. Without early diagnosis and appropriate treatment Pulmonary Hypertension (PH) can progress rapidly and have a poor outcome.

What do we offer?

The pulmonary hypertension (PH) clinic provides the following

  • Early confirmatory diagnosis of PH and the cause
  • Early and appropriate general and specific PAH targeted treatment
  • Long- term follow up and close monitoring of paediatric and adult patient with PH

When does the clinic operate?

Who to contact?

+603 2617 8995
+603 2617 8984

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