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A 56-year-old female asked:

Can pulmonary hypertension just go away? once you have been diagnosed with it? if so what circumstances would that be?

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Dr. Alvaro Aranda
Pulmonology 36 years experience
No: Once you have the condition can be controlled but not cured. Exceeptions are if secondary to a congenital heart disease that once corrected via surgery likely will improved(normalized). Also if due hemodyalisis in renal pts if trasplanted will correct in most, etc.
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the Plains, OH
A 56-year-old female asked:

If diagnosed with pulmonary hypertension, can it just go away?

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 30 years experience
Unlikely: But it can be controlled with medications, you need to have it checked regularly.
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