Title

A recovered case of COVID-19 myocarditis and ARDS treated with corticosteroids, tocilizumab, and experimental AT-001

Affiliations

Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Department of Pulmonology and Critical Care Medicine, Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Abstract

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.

Document Type

Article

PubMed ID

32368755

DOI

10.1016/j.jaccas.2020.04.025

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