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;2(9):1331-1336.doi: 10.1016/j.jaccas.2020.04.025
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.