A 22-year-old female asked:
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Does pulmonary hypertension necessarily worsen if there is valves regurgitation?(mitral, tricuspid or pulmonary) Because that's what i have..

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Very serious: This diagnosis especially at your age is of such grave importance that I warn you against taking advice from anyone else until you have reviewed it fully with both your primary care physician and the specialist who made / confirmed the diagnosis.
Answered on Nov 30, 2016
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