Today's Daily Dose: Pulmonary hypertension

Apr 14, 2011
By staff
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“While we assume that pulmonary parenchymal vascular disease precedes pulmonary vascular disease, this is not always obvious. Some dogs have no physical or radiographic signs of pulmonary parenchymal disease but have severe pulmonary hypertension.”

—R. Lee Pyle, VMD, MS, DACVIM (cardiology); Jonathan Abbott, DVM, DACVIM (cardiology); and Heidi MacLean, DVM

From Severe pulmonary hypertension and cardiovascular sequelae in dogs