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Pulmonary hypertension 

Pulmonary hypertension
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Pulmonary hypertension
Author(s):

Dawn L. Adamson

, Mandish K. Dhanjal

, and Catherine Nelson-Piercy

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199574308.003.0077
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date: 03 December 2020

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Pregnancy is contraindicated in PHT

Disease modifying drugs, are allowing women diagnosed with PHT to live longer and with less symptoms, and so these women are starting to attempt pregnancy

Increasing experience is being gained and some women have had successful outcomes BUT as mortality remains extremely high (>25%), pregnancy is still NOT advised in women with PHT....

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