Cardiogenic shock in a young female with multiple sclerosis.


A 24-year-old patient with no previous cardiovascular illness or symptoms, was admitted in profound cardiogenic shock related to severe left ventricular systolic dysfunction, accompanied by multiple sclerosis (MS) exacerbation. Initially the patient required mechanical ventilation, inotropic support, and intra-aortic balloon counter-pulsation along with… (More)


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@article{Uriel2006CardiogenicSI, title={Cardiogenic shock in a young female with multiple sclerosis.}, author={Nir Uriel and Edo Kaluski and Alberto Hendler and Marina Leitman and Zvi Vered}, journal={Resuscitation}, year={2006}, volume={70 1}, pages={153-7} }