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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Augustin, N; Schreiber, C; Klingel, K; Kandolf, R; Lange, R 
Title:
[Rare case of enterovirus myocarditis with consecutive acute heart failure and subsequent "rescue therapy" with biventricular assist device] 
Abstract:
PATIENT HISTORY AND FINDINGS: A 37-year-old woman was admitted in cardiogenic shock and multiorgan failure. On echocardiography, left ventricular function was reduced, at that time, to 35%. The patient had been suffering from a cold for 1 week prior to admission. Within 24 h, left ventricular function dramatically decreased to 7%. Examinations included left-and right-heart catheter evaluation with removal of right ventricular biopsies. Histology and molecular pathology revealed the diagnosis of...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Herz 
Year:
2003 
Journal volume:
28 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
457-60 
Language:
de 
Print-ISSN:
0340-9937 
TUM Institution:
chirurgie