Are There Any Signs or Symptoms for Pulmonary Hypertension?

Yes, but many of the signs and symptoms of PAH are similar to those of other heart and lung conditions. These symptoms may include:

  • Shortness of breath
  • Dizziness/fainting
  • Racing pulse or heart palpitations
  • Fatigue
  • Weakness
  • Chest pain
  • Cough
  • Abdominal swelling, or swelling of the arms, legs, and/or ankles
  • Blue or chalky skin, especially at the fingertips

 

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