Pulmonary hypertension in sickle cell disease
The American Journal of Cardiology
Pulmonary hypertension is not uncommon in the echocardiograms of patients with sickle cell disease. Although a substantial number of these patients may not have symptoms of cardiac dysfunction, mortality is significantly increased compared with patients with sickle cell disease hut without pulmonary hypertension. © 1994.
Sutton, L., Castro, O., Cross, D., Spencer, J., & Lewis, J. (1994). Pulmonary hypertension in sickle cell disease. The American Journal of Cardiology, 74 (6). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0002-9149(94)90760-9