SESSION TITLE: Fellow Case Report Poster - Critical Care III
SESSION TYPE: Affiliate Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Acute meningococcemia is a clinical syndrome secondary to Neisseria meningitidis infection that can rapidly progress to shock, multi-organ failure, and death. We report a case of fulminant myopericarditis as the initial presentation of meningococcemia that recovered after early goal-directed therapy.