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is it possible to have pulmonary hypertension if you have a normal chest x-ray with scoliosis?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Yes: Pulmonary hypertension is diagnosed by echocardiography and confirmed by a right heart catheterization. It is not diagnosed by chest x ray. Why would you even consider this diagnosis at age 19?

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