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Primary pulmonary hypertension -- Dexfenfluramine-associated

Primary pulmonary hypertension -- Dexfenfluramine-associated: Introduction

Primary pulmonary hypertension -- Dexfenfluramine-associated: Dexfenfluramine-associated primary pulmonary hypertension refers to high blood pressure in the blood vessels that carry blood to the lungs as a result of using a diet drug called Dexfenfluramine. Blood pressure in other parts of the body is normal or sometimes even low. Only certain people with a particular genetic anomaly will develop this condition when using the diet drug. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Primary pulmonary hypertension -- Dexfenfluramine-associated is available below.

Symptoms of Primary pulmonary hypertension -- Dexfenfluramine-associated

Treatments for Primary pulmonary hypertension -- Dexfenfluramine-associated

  • Cough
  • Cease taking Dexfenfluramine. Lifestyle changes, diuretics, digoxin, anticoagulants and oxygen therapy may provide benefits for some people. Surgery may be needed in severe cases
  • Cease dexenfluramine
  • Oxygen supplementation
  • Calcium channel blockers
  • more treatments...»

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Primary pulmonary hypertension -- Dexfenfluramine-associated: Complications

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Primary pulmonary hypertension -- Dexfenfluramine-associated: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Prognosis for Primary pulmonary hypertension -- Dexfenfluramine-associated

Prognosis for Primary pulmonary hypertension -- Dexfenfluramine-associated: Early detection and prompt treatment can significantly improve symptoms and long-term outcomes.

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  1. Primary pulmonary hypertension -- Dexfenfluramine-associated: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis

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