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Alveolar capillary dysplasia

Other Names for this Disease
  • Alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins
  • Alveolar capillary dysplasia with pulmonary venous misalignment
  • Congenital alveolar capillary dysplasia
  • Familial persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn
  • Pulmonary hypertension, familial persistent of the newborn
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Generic Name Nitric oxide
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(INO Therapeutics, Inc.)
The FDA has approved this product to be used in this manner.
In conjunction with ventilatory support and other appropriate agents, in the treatment of term and near-term (>34 weeks) neonates with hypoxic respiratory failure associated with clinical or echocardiographic evidence of pulmonary hypertension, where it i
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