[Iatrogenic pulmonary artery hypertension].

Primary pulmonary arterial hypertension (PPH) is a rare disorder with a predilection for young subjects (most commonly of 20-40 years) and of the female sex. The prognosis is very poor because the average life expectancy is of the order of two to three years from the time of diagnosis. Since the epidemic of PPH observed in Switzerland, Austria and Germany… (More)