Recurrent septic shock in a 34-year-old woman

Shenil Shah, Thomas Mertz, Timothy Craig

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Abstract

A 34-year-old woman presented to the Emergency Room (ER) with an acute presentation of septic shock that required fluid and pressor support in the Intensive Care Unit. History revealed this was her third episode of such a presentation with asymptomatic periods in between. She responded well to medical interventions but reported persistent joint pain. Immunologic workup revealed her diagnosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)437-440
Number of pages4
JournalAllergy and Asthma Proceedings
Volume33
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 1 2012

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine

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