Case of the week 37/2019


Combined application of CytoSorb and Sustained Low Efficiency Dialysis (SLED) in a patient with septic shock and multiple organ failure
Dr. Ajay Gupta | Max Super Specialty Hospital, Shalimar Bagh, India

This case reports on a 36-year-old male patient who was admitted to the emergency department with high grade fever, shivering, diarrhea and vomiting over the previous 2 days.


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

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