A 51-year-old member asked:
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what are the symptoms of primary pulmonary hypertension?

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Dr. Mark Avdalovic
24 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Short of breath: The initial symptoms include shortness of breath at exertion which can progress to shortness of breath at rest. Other symptoms can include chest pain and dizziness. In the more advanced stages of the disease the patient will notice leg swell, water retention, rapid heart rates.
Answered on Nov 8, 2015
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