Assessment Of The Degree Of Endothelial Dysfunction In Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Complicated By Chronic Heart Failure

Document Type : Primary Research paper

Authors

1 Candidate of Medical Sciences, Associate Professor, Head of the Department of Internal Medicina, Faculty of Postgraduate Education, Samarkand State Medical Institute

2 Doctor of Medical Sciences Associate Professor, Head of the Department of Internal Medicine No. 1 of the Samarkand State Medical Institute

3 Assistant of the Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Postgraduate Education, Samarkand State Medical Institute

4 Assistant of the Department of Clinical Pharmacology of the Pharmaceutical Faculty of the Samarkand State Medical Institute. Samarkand, Uzbekistan

5 Assistant of the Department of Internal Medicine , Faculty of Postgraduate Education, Samarkand State Medical Institute. Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Abstract

When chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and chronic heart failure (CHF) coexist, not only pulmonary hypertension and right ventricular failure, but also left ventricular failure, can occur. An rise in sodium uretic peptide (NT-proBNP) levels may accompany this.

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