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What makes a child get primary pulmonary hypertension?

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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine
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In brief: Good question

I had a patient with a failure of normal breathing control in brainstem .
She had pulmonary hypertension. Thus, i think that enters into the causative mechanism.It may sound strange when i say that it could be something as simple as viamin b1 deficiency, particularly if he craves sugar. I doubt very much that the doc in charge will take that seriously!

In brief: Good question

I had a patient with a failure of normal breathing control in brainstem .
She had pulmonary hypertension. Thus, i think that enters into the causative mechanism.It may sound strange when i say that it could be something as simple as viamin b1 deficiency, particularly if he craves sugar. I doubt very much that the doc in charge will take that seriously!
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
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