CTEPH Expert Q & A
Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension or CTEPH is a form of pulmonary hypertension caused by old blood clots in the lungs. While it is serious, it is also treatable. On CTEPH Awareness Day, Nov. 13, the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) hosted a Facebook Live Q & A with UCHealth expert Dr. Peter Hountras. Dr. Hountras offered an overview of CTEPH, its symptoms and treatment options. You can also learn more about CTEPH Awareness Day here.