Which age groups have the highest prevalence of pulmonary veno-occlusive disease (PVOD)?

Updated: Oct 16, 2018
  • Author: Hakim Azfar Ali, MD; Chief Editor: Zab Mosenifar, MD, FACP, FCCP  more...
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The age at diagnosis ranges from eight weeks [29] to the seventh decade of life with most reported cases occurring in young adults. PVOD in siblings tends to have an early onset usually within the first three decades of life.


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