Ask Your Doctor for Annual Screening
Being at risk for PAH, early screening and possible diagnosis are essential. People with PAH associated with scleroderma can decline rapidly. That is why it is important to diagnose PAH as early as possible. The sooner you are diagnosed, the sooner your doctor may be able to help manage your PAH.1
Talk with your doctor about getting screened every year for PAH associated with scleroderma. Your doctor can order screening tests as recommended by professional medical guidelines and PAH specialists.2-4*
Support for People With Scleroderma and PAH
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Benefits of Screening
Regular screening and early diagnosis may improve outcomes in people with PAH associated with scleroderma.6*See More
*Recommendations for annual PAH screening of people with systemic sclerosis are included in the 2015 European Society of Cardiology/European Respiratory Society Guidelines, proceedings from the 6th World Symposium of Pulmonary Hypertension, and results of a consensus survey of experts in the field of PAH and scleroderma.