Recurrent septic shock in a 34-year-old woman
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.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Department Medicine, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
Publication date: September 1, 2012
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