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pulmonary hypertension reversed with weightloss

A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
36 years experience Clinical Psychology
It can't hurt!: Improving your 'fitness' can't hurt - a moderate, balanced healthy diet, exercise, adequate rest, etc may resolve the problem. But it'd be wise to che ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
9 years experience Internal Medicine
Pulmonary hypertensi: My experience is that it may or may not recover. There are several variables
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Please see link: http://www.clevelandclinicmeded.com/medicalpubs/diseasemanagement/pulmonary/pulmonary-hypertension/#diagnosis.
Dr. Charles Burger
36 years experience Pulmonology
PH Stages: There are not any specific stages of pulmonary hypertension (ph); however, one of the several ways your doctor determines the severity of the ph is by ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Klein
21 years experience Family Medicine
Sometimes: Pulmonary hypertension is not one disease, but several, and how inherited it is depends on the type of disease and the cause. There is a type called ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Depends : It depends on the cause of the pah.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Avdalovic
25 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Many: There are several tests that a patient goes through to confirm primary pulmonary htn. The process usually begins with an ultrasound of the heart (echo ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Burger
36 years experience Pulmonology
PH Stages: Pulmonary hypertension (ph) does not have stages; however, the symptoms are often graded using a functional class system. Class i is little to no symp ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Narrower question: Could you narrow this down a little - whole books are written on the topic. We'd be glad to try to address a specific concern.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aaron Milstone
27 years experience Pulmonology
No: Systemic hypertension (blood pressure measured with a cuff on the arm) is not related to pulmonary hypertension (blood pressure estimated/measured wit ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Burger
36 years experience Pulmonology
Bisoprolol for PH: Pulmonary hypertension (ph) can be caused by heart disease. If so, medication such as bisoprolol may be helpful. Bisoprolol would not be beneficial ... Read More

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