Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Primary Pulmonary Hypertension Treatment

Treatment of pulmonary hypertension often includes regular exercise and medications. Treatment for more severe disease may involve a lung transplant or a heart and lung transplant.

Treatment of pulmonary hypertension may include:

Primary Pulmonary Hypertension Drugs

Medications used in the treatment of pulmonary hypertension include:

Primary Pulmonary Hypertension Specialist

Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat pulmonary hypertension:

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Last Updated: Jan 3, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Primary Pulmonary Hypertension References
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