CTEPH

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Related to Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension: Pulmonary thromboendarterectomy
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CTEPHChronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension
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Prospective cardiopulmonary screening program to detect chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension in patients after acute pulmonary embolism.
Emergent pulmonary thromboendarterectomy with percutaneous cardiopulmonary support system for chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension.
Major Finding: In CHEST-1, a 46-m improvement in 6-minute walk distance was seen in patients with inoperable chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension.
Comparison of baseline data in the chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary arterial hypertension groups
High prevalence of elevated clotting factor VIII in chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension.
In January 2014, the MHLW in Japan had approved riociguat under the trade name AdempasA in another life-threatening form of pulmonary hypertension, namely chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH).
Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) is caused by obstruction of the large pulmonary arteries by acute and recurrent pulmonary emboli with subsequent organization of these blood clots.
Riociguat (BAY 63-2521) is an oral agent being investigated in Phase III clinical trials as a potentially new approach to treating in chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) and pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), two life-threatening types of PH.
Long-term bosentan in chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension.
Background: Inoperable chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) is a severe clinical syndrome characterized by right cardiac failure and possibly subsequent liver dysfunction.
Bayer today announced that Adempas (riociguat) has been approved by the European Commission for the treatment of chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) and pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH).
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