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Session Recording from PHA's 2010 9th International PH Conference

Liver Disease and PH

June 27, 2010 

How are patients with liver disease who also have pulmonary hypertension different from other patients with PH? This session focuses on PH related to liver disease, including making an accurate diagnosis of portopulmonary hypertension and discussing the pros and cons of various medical treatment options. The current status of portopulmonary hypertension and liver transplantation consideration are addressed.

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Presenter Information

Rajan Saggar, MD, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, Calif. (Chair)  
Anne Marie Karnyski, RN, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.
Steven Kawut, MD, MS, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Penn.





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This is a program of the PHA Medical Education Fund, made possible through unrestricted educational grants from our supporters.


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