Case of the week 11/2018

Use of CytoSorb in septic shock after fetal death in utero complicated by membrane rupture and chorioamnionitis
Jacques Devriendt
Intensive Care Department, CHU Brugmann, Brussels, Belgium

This case study reports on a 43-year-old female patient, who presented at the hospital with fever (39.7°C) and chorioamnionitis after experiencing an unmonitored fetal death in the 28th week of her pregnancy (15 days before hospital admission), which was not followed by spontaneous expulsion.


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