1. Kounis Syndrome: Optical Coherence Tomography Findings

    Kounis Syndrome: Optical Coherence Tomography Findings

    A 59-year-old man, smoker and with a past history of hypertension, was admitted to the emergency department because of a generalized erythema and hypotension after taking an oral dose of amoxicillin/clavulanic acid for a toe cellulitis. At first medical contact, the patient presented with hypotension (70/40 mmHg), excessive sweating and a striking rash with urticaria on this back. The electrocardiogram showed ST-segment depression in leads III, aVF and V3-V6. After saline and aspirin administration the symptomatology was gradually relieved and the ST-segment changes normalized.

    Read Full Article

    Login to comment.

  1. Categories

    1. Applications:

      Art, Cardiology, Dentistry, Dermatology, Developmental Biology, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Microscopy, NDE/NDT, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Other Non-Medical, Otolaryngology, Pulmonology, Urology
    2. Business News:

      Acquisition, Clinical Trials, Funding, Other Business News, Partnership, Patents
    3. Technology:

      Broadband Sources, Probes, Tunable Sources
    4. Miscellaneous:

      Jobs & Studentships, Student Theses, Textbooks
  2. Topics Mentioned

  3. Authors