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A pulmonary vasodilator or pulmonary hypertension study tests the pressures in the lungs and how responsive the vessels are to medicine.
To refer a patient, doctors can:
Some reasons that may cause a person to have high pressures in the lungs include:
This high pressure can cause an increased workload on the right heart.
If severe enough, it can cause symptoms such as:
The Heart Catheterization Lab at UPMC Children's Hospital offers this special study.
It tells us if taking specific pills would help bring the pressures in the lungs down to a normal level.
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
With myCHP, you can request appointments, review test results, and more.
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