Home > Lung Disease > Symptoms of Pulmonary Hypertension Get the Flash Player to see this player. Rate: (Click the stars to rate) Published on May 25, 2010 by GRamani, Views: 2650 Symptoms of pulmonary hypertension. It is important to determine the cause of pulmonary hypertension as the treatment for pulmonary hypertension changes depending on the underlying cause. Pulmonary hypertension means that you have elevated pressure in the lungs. THe most common symptoms are shortness of breath and fatigue.