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PH DUE TO CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE (PH-COPD)

Definition

The World Health Organization (WHO) classifies PH due to lung diseases and/or hypoxemia as WHO Group 3 PH. This classification includes PH due to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (PH-COPD).

WHO Classification
of Pulmonary Hypertension

Group 3: PH Due to Lung Disease

PULMONARY HYPERTENSION (PH)

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Reference: Simonneau G, et al. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018;62:D34-41.

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Patients and caregivers should consult their physicians to learn more about their condition.