Case of the week 11/2019


Use of CytoSorb to prolong pregnancy in a patient with severe hypertension and suspected superimposed gestosis
Dr. Mandy Schlosser | Department for Internal Medicine III, Jena University Hospital, Germany

This case reports on a 36-year-old pregnant patient, who was admitted from outpatient gynecological care to the hospital due to an acute worsening of her renal function with previously known chronic kidney disease.


The Therapy

An extracorporeal blood purification therapy to reduce excessive inflammation mediators

The Fields of Application

Treat septic shock & severe sepsis on ICU, prevent SIRS in cardiac surgery patients

The Studies

Current multi- and monocentric study projects in Europe and US, an international registry, case series

The Adsorber

A cutting edge bead technology turns CytoSorb into the only specifically approved extracorporeal cytokine adsorber

CytoSorb registry

Become part of the International CytoSorb registry!

For the first time treatment data, courses of treatment and results of a new treatment are systematically recorded according to highest scientific standards.