Vol. 1 No. 1 (2019): Current Issue
Case Report

A Case of Deep Vein Thrombosis, Pulmonary Hypertension with Retro-Viral Disease

Bhise SB
LNBC Institute of Pharmacy, Raigaon, Satara, KLK Consultants, Pune ,India
Phatak PG
Consulting Physician, Shree Hospital, Karad, India
Published July 29, 2019
Keywords
  • Pulmonary arterial hypertension,
  • Deep vein thrombosis (DVT),
  • Pulmonary embolism (PE),
  • Retro-viral disease

Abstract

We report a case of pulmonary embolism, deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary hypertension as a complication of retro-viral disease. The effects appear to be chronic complications of progression of retro-viral disease. The observed effects are discussed in the light of known facts related to retroviral disease. The case is from a tertiary care hospital in western India (Maharashtra).