Difference between revisions of "Pulmonary venoocclusive disease"

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*Pulmonary arterial hypertension, pulmonary edema and normal wedge pressure
 
*Pulmonary arterial hypertension, pulmonary edema and normal wedge pressure
 
*Poor prognosis
 
*Poor prognosis
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Differential for PAH
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*Thromboembilic disease
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*Lung disease
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*Idiopathic
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*Left to right shunt
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*Vasculitis

Latest revision as of 20:42, 14 May 2012

  • Rare cause of pulmonary hypertension due primarily to occlusion of post-capillary venous radicles by fibrosis
  • Pulmonary arterial hypertension, pulmonary edema and normal wedge pressure
  • Poor prognosis


Differential for PAH

  • Thromboembilic disease
  • Lung disease
  • Idiopathic
  • Left to right shunt
  • Vasculitis