Published in Women's Health Weekly, December 20th, 2007
"Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is rare: to our knowledge, only 3.2 cases have been reported in pSS patients to date. PAH is a disease of the small pulmonary arteries characterized by vascular proliferation and remodeling, resulting in a progressive increase in pulmonary vascular resistance, and, ultimately, right ventricular failure and death. We report 9 new cases of pSS-associated PAH...
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