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Pulmonary vascular disease

  • G. J. Gibson
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Abstract

The conditions considered here are those where disease is essentially confined to the pulmonary vascular bed. Many potential causes of pulmonary arterial hypertension have already been covered in chapters 7 to 9. Cardiac diseases are dealt with in the next chapter and systemic disorders in which there may be involvement of small pulmonary vessels are considered later.

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© G. J. Gibson 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. J. Gibson
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  1. 1.Freeman HospitalNewcastle upon TyneUK

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