About the Disease
Pulmonary hypertension (PH), also known as pulmonary arterial hypertension, is a type of high blood pressure that affects arteries in the lungs and heart. It is a rare disease that affects the circulatory system.
Source: National Institutes of Health
ICD-10: I27.0, I27.20, I27.21, I27.22, I27.23, I27.24, I27.29, I27.81, I27.83, I27.89, I27.9
Patients can receive free education and support services.
The American Lung Association provides patient education and engages in advocacy work and research focused on improving lung health and the prevention of lung disease.