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#1 Clementine

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Posted 18 July 2007 - 10:07 AM

Hello BFFs.
I read somewhere what percentage of people with Scleroderma develop PAH. Or, maybe it was the percentage of people with ILD that develop PAH. Does anyone know these statistics?

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Posted 18 July 2007 - 12:50 PM

Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) occurs in approximately one in seven scleroderma patients
http://www.pah-info.com/Scleroderma

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Posted 18 July 2007 - 04:47 PM

Thanks Peanut!!
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