Pulmonary hypertension associated with portal hypertension in a child with Williams syndrome--a case report.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

A 14-year-old white female with Williams syndrome and portal hypertension presented in shock; at autopsy she was found to have grade II to VI vascular changes of pulmonary hypertension. This case demonstrates the association of portal hypertension and pulmonary hypertension in a pediatric patient.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Land, SD; Shah, MD; Berman, WF

Published Date

  • January 1994

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 14 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 61 - 68

PubMed ID

  • 8159621

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0277-0938

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3109/15513819409022026

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States