Giant cell myocarditis is a rare cause of cardiogenic shock requiring a high index of suspicion, rapid immunosuppressive therapy, and mechanical circulatory support. We present the case of a patient with giant cell myocarditis who underwent a successful bridge with four different types of mechanical circulatory support devices to heart transplantation. (Level of Difficulty: Advanced.)
Brailovsky, Yevgeniy DO, MSC; Masoumi, Amirali MD; Bijou, Rachel MD; Oliveros, Estefania MD, MS; Sayer, Gabriel MD; Takeda, Koji MD, PHD; and Uriel, Nir MD, MSC, "Fulminant Giant Cell Myocarditis Requiring Bridge With Mechanical Circulatory Support to Heart Transplantation" (2022). Division of Cardiology Faculty Papers. Paper 95.
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