Case Report-A Case of Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

Dr Sarang Videkar
2016 Journal of Medical Science And clinical Research  
We described the case of a woman affected by peripartum cardiomyopathy, complicated by acute heart failure, cardiac intracavitary and venous thrombosis. She had a coagulative disorder (Protein C deficiency), and she was unresponsive to medical therapy and mechanical circulatory support. Because of that, she was successfully transplanted after C protein adjuvant anticoagulation therapy. This is the first reported case of the C protein replacement in order to perform urgent heart transplantation
more » ... rt transplantation in peripartum life-threatening cardiomyopathy with coagulative disorders.
doi:10.18535/jmscr/v4i4.29 fatcat:27izxtwntzcydlkcm7fej4sqzy