Case of the week 32/2017

Use of CytoSorb in necrotizing fasciitis and severe septic shock

Moritz Lutterkord, Dr. med. Marcel Frimmel, PD Dr. med Friedhelm Sayk
Interdisciplinary Intensive Care Medicine, Sana Clinics Lübeck GmbH, Germany

This case study reports on a 49-year-old male patient (condition post incomplete cross-section paralysis after fracture of the thoracic vertebrae 11 & 12 in the year 2000 and wheel chair dependent ever since), who was admitted to the emergency department via the rescue services with fever, tachycardia and hypotension.
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