Cardiac Involvement of Churg-Strauss Syndrome as a Reversible Cause of Dilated Cardiomyopathy

@inproceedings{Jeong2015CardiacIO,
  title={Cardiac Involvement of Churg-Strauss Syndrome as a Reversible Cause of Dilated Cardiomyopathy},
  author={Hae Chang Jeong and Kye Hun Kim and Jae Yeong Cho and Ji Eun Song and Hyun Ju Yoon and Hyun Ju Seon and Youngkeun Ahn and Myung Ho Jeong and Jeong Gwan Cho and Jong Chun Park},
  booktitle={Journal of cardiovascular ultrasound},
  year={2015}
}
A 31-year-old male who had been treated for Churg-Strauss syndrome (CSS) presented with sudden onset of dysarthria. Brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) showed acute multifocal bilateral cerebral infarctions suggesting embolic causes. Cardiac MRI showed dilated cardiomyopathy with severe biventricular dysfunction with intracardiac thrombi, and multiple high signal intensity spots in myocardium of the left ventricle with multifocal delayed enhancement suggesting multifocal myocarditis due to… CONTINUE READING

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