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what is the relationship between leg cramps and pulmonary hypertension?

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Dr. Ted King
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Diuretics?: Oneof the mainstays of treatment for pulmonary hypertension, as dr.L milstone said, is diurectics. These can certainly can an electorlyte imbalance that could cause leg cramps.
Answered on Jul 20, 2012

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