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Invasive meningococcal disease-induced myocarditis in critically ill adult patients: initial presentation and long-term outcome

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Correspondence to Laurent Argaud.

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All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of our institutional research committee and with the 1964 Declaration of Helsinki and its later amendments. For this type of study formal consent was not required.

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Madelaine, T., Cour, M., Bohé, J. et al. Invasive meningococcal disease-induced myocarditis in critically ill adult patients: initial presentation and long-term outcome. Intensive Care Med 43, 279–281 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00134-016-4623-x

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Keywords

  • Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction
  • Myocarditis
  • Myocardial Necrosis
  • Neisseria Meningitidis
  • Elevated Troponin