Home > internal medicine > Pulmonary heart disease in the elderly

Pulmonary heart disease in the elderly

Chronic pulmonary heart disease is a heart disease caused by chronic lesions of lung tissue, pulmonary artery or thorax, resulting in abnormal lung tissue structure and function, increased pulmonary vascular resistance, increased pulmonary artery pressure, dilation and hypertrophy of the right heart, with or without right heart failure. The vast majority of patients with cor pulmonale in China occur on the basis of chronic bronchitis or emphysema.


Interstitial pneumonia in the elderly

Elderly ischemic cardiomyopathy

Hospital acquired pneumonia of the elderly

Lipoid pneumonia

Sarcoidosis of the elderly

Papillary muscle dysfunction and rupture in the elderly

Superior vena cava compression syndrome in the elderly

Chronic bronchitis in the elderly

Senile cardiocerebral syndrome

Ventricular premature contraction in the elderly

Bronchial asthma in the elderly


Separation of aortic dissection in the elderly

Uremic pneumonia of the elderly

Ventricular flutter and ventricular fibrillation in the elderly

Ventricular tachycardia in the elderly

Streptococcal toxic shock syndrome

Senile aortic aneurysm

Sleep apnea syndrome in the elderly

Cardiogenic shock in the elderly

Common Health Issues

Health News