[Pulmonary hypertension and histological findings before and years after surgical treatment of congenital heart disease (author's transl)].

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The coincidence of pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary vascular disease was investigated in 186 infants and children with congenital heart disease and left to right shunts. The correlation between pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary vasculopathy was highly significant. Hemodynamic pulmonary hypertension is completely suppressed by early pulmonary artery… (More)

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@article{Hoffmeister1977PulmonaryHA, title={[Pulmonary hypertension and histological findings before and years after surgical treatment of congenital heart disease (author's transl)].}, author={Heinrich Hoffmeister and Juergen Apitz and Hennes Fischbach and R. Stunkat}, journal={Thoraxchirurgie, vaskulare Chirurgie}, year={1977}, volume={25 5}, pages={387-90} }