In this case report, a combination of septicemia, anemia, and acute volume overload was initially thought to have caused dilated cardiomyopathy with pulmonary edema; however, vigorous therapy for these effected minimal improvement. Subsequently, severe thyrotoxicosis was recognized and treatment was followed by slow but complete reversal of cardiac dysfunction that paralleled medical amelioration of hyperthyroidism.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology|
|State||Published - 1984|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Obstetrics and Gynecology