Biventricular assist device placement and immunosuppression as therapy for necrotizing eosinophilic myocarditis

Abstract

Background A previously healthy 47-year-old woman presented reporting nausea, anorexia and light-headedness of 2 weeks' duration, and three episodes of syncope. She also had pleuritic chest pain and rapidly declining cardiac function. The only reported medical history was urinary tract infection and an ankle fracture sustained 5 months before presentation… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/ncpcardio0322

Topics

2 Figures and Tables

Slides referencing similar topics