- Nadia Bouabdallaoui,
- Denis Bouchard,
- E Marc Jolicoeur,
- Alexandra Chronopoulos,
- Pierre Y Garneau,
- Yoan Lamarche
Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 2017 Jan 1:218492317727995. Epub 2017 Jan 1.
2 Department of Surgery, Montreal Heart Institute, 25465 Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada.
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation has been extensively used for cardiopulmonary support in cardiogenic shock. However, its clinical value in the management of pheochromocytoma crisis remains unclear. We report a rare case of life-threatening cardiogenic shock managed with peripheral venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation combined with endovascular left ventricular venting, in a 40-year-old female patient, in the setting of unknown adrenal pheochromocytoma. Read More