Case of the week 41/2019


Use of CytoSorb in severe acute necrotizing pancreatitis
Levai T1, Marjanek Zs1, Brenner D1 | 1 Intensive Care Unit, Javorszky Ödön Hospital, Vac, Hungary
Infection September 2019, Volume 47, Supplement 1, pp 1–67

This report describes the case of a 42-year-old male patient, who was admitted to the intensive care unit with severe acute necrotizing pancreatitis as a result of food abuse and hypertriglyceridemia.


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

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