- Pulmonary artery pressure
Central venous pressure 3–8 Right ventricular pressure systolic 15–30 diastolic 3–8 Pulmonary artery pressure systolic 15–30 diastolic 4–12 Pulmonary vein/
2–15 Left ventricular pressure systolic 100–140 diastolic 3-12
It is usually higher than the pulmonary wedge pressure.
It can be elevated in sickle cell disease.
It can be used to measure pulmonary artery hypertension.
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