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:
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