• Announcements

    • Joelf

      Upgraded Sclero Forums!   05/18/2017

      Welcome to the Upgraded and Redesigned Sclero Forums!!   Our Forums are even better and more up to date than before.   Happy Posting to all our Members!!
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0
Guest Sherrill

Prevalence And Characteristics Of Moderate To Severe Pulmonary Hypertension In Systemic Sclerosis With And Without Interstitial Lung Disease

1 post in this topic

Prevalence and Characteristics of Moderate to Severe Pulmonary Hypertension in Systemic Sclerosis with and without Interstitial Lung Disease. Prevalence of moderate to severe PH was similar in SSc patients with and those without ILD. In patients with ILD, a lower PaO2 was the unique independent indicator associated with PH. In some patients with severe ILD, PH was out of proportion to the degree of fibrosis. J Rheumatol 2007May;34:1005-11. (Also see: Pulmonary Hypertension, and Pulmonary Fibrosis)

This item was posted in the ISN Newsroom. Check the Newsroom every day for the latest scleroderma medical and support information. http://www.sclero.org/news/a-to-z.html

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0