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Descriptor English:   Pulmonary Heart Disease 
Descriptor Spanish:   Enfermedad Cardiopulmonar 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Doença Cardiopulmonar 
Synonyms English:   Cor Pulmonale
Disease, Pulmonary Heart
Diseases, Pulmonary Heart
Heart Disease, Pulmonary
Heart Diseases, Pulmonary
Pulmonary Heart Diseases  
Tree Number:   C14.280.832
Definition English:   Hypertrophy and dilation of the RIGHT VENTRICLE of the heart that is caused by PULMONARY HYPERTENSION. This condition is often associated with pulmonary parenchymal or vascular diseases, such as CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE and PULMONARY EMBOLISM. 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   12097 
Unique Identifier:   D011660 

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