Pulmonary arterial hypertension: $68,000 plus $23,000 in medication

CNN iReport. It took doctors about nine months to diagnose Kevin Paskawych of Marietta, Ohio, with pulmonary arterial hypertension, and all those diagnostic tests – plus four days in an Intensive Care Unit – added up. Plus, he now takes six very expensive drugs each day to manage the condition. He’s uninsured, so he relies…...

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