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A “Grave” Case of Mitral Regurgitation: Cardio-Obstetric Approach to Severe Mitral Regurgitation with Cardiogenic Shock
A “Grave” Case of Mitral Regurgitation: Cardio-Obstetric Approach to Severe Mitral Regurgitation with Cardiogenic Shock

A 26-year-old woman presented at 26 weeks of pregnancy with severe mitral regurgitation (MR) and cardiogenic shock in the setting of profound hyperthyroidism. An intra-aortic balloon pump was placed and surgical intervention was considered. However, with management of thyrotoxicosis and delivery of the baby, complete resolution of MR and cardiogenic shock were achieved.


JACC Editor-in-Chief 

Julia Grapsa, MD, PhD, FACC

CME Editor 

Nadeen N. Faza, MD, FACC

 

Authors

Ameesh Isath, MBBS

Atul Bali, MD

Howard A. Cooper, MD

Avi Levine, MD



Important Dates

 

Date of Release: October 5, 2022

 

Term of Approval/Date of CME/MOC/ECME Expiration: October 4, 2023

Summary
Availability: On-Demand
Expires on Oct 04, 2023
Cost: FREE
Credit Offered:
1 CME Credit
1 ABIM-MOC Point
1 ECME Credit
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