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Inflammation and Pulmonary Hypertension (PH)

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#1 GocartMoz


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Posted 06 April 2010 - 03:38 PM

Inflammation and Pulmonary Hypertension (PH). Evidence is accumulating to suggest that inflammation plays a significant role in the pathogenesis of PH. Endothelial cells play an important role in inflammation and immune reactions, and inflammatory cytokines cause endothelial dysfunction. (AHA) R. Mathew, MD. Cardiology in Review. March/April 2010. (Also see: Pulmonary Hypertension)

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