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Pulmonary Hypertension

Should I see a specialist for pulmonary arter



My lefr atrium is 40 mm from echocardiogram LV diastole 52 I am 75 years


When we are evaluating for pulmonary hypertension, we look for changes in the right atrium and the right ventricle on the echocardiogram. I cannot make any suggestion based on the information you provide. However, if you have concerns, do discuss them with your physician.

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Namita   Sood, MD, FCCP Namita Sood, MD, FCCP
Associate Professor of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University