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  • Exaggerated pulmonary hypertension during mild exercise in chronic mountain sickness 

    Stuber, Thomas; Sartori, Claudio; Schwab, Marcos; Jayet, Pierre-Yves; Rimoldi, Stefano F; Garcin, Sophie; Thalmann, Sébastien; Spielvogel, Hilde; Salinas Salmón, Carlos E; Villena, Mercedes; Scherrer, Urs; Allemann, Yves (CHEST, 2010-02)
    Background: Chronic mountain sickness (CMS) is an important public health problem and is characterized by exaggerated hypoxemia, erythrocytosis, and pulmonary hypertension. While pulmonary hypertension is a leading cause ...