A recovered case of COVID-19 myocarditis and ARDS treated with corticosteroids, tocilizumab, and experimental AT-001
Coyle J, Igbinomwanhia E, Sanchez-nadales A, Danciu S, Chu C, Shah N. A Recovered Case of COVID-19 Myocarditis and ARDS Treated with Corticosteroids, Tocilizumab, and Experimental AT-001. JACC Case Rep. 2020; doi: 10.1016/j.jaccas.2020.04.025. [Epub ahead of print]
We describe the case of a critically-ill patient with myocarditis and severe ARDS related to COVID-19 infection. This case highlights management strategies including the use of corticosteroids, an IL-6 inhibitor, and an aldose reductase inhibitor resulting in complete clinical recovery.