In a cytokine storm, the immune system response causes inflammation that can overwhelm the body, destroying healthy tissue and damaging organs such as the kidneys, liver and heart.
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Experts are developing protocols and recommendations for which athletes should get cardiac testing before returning to play.
What are the side effects? As the virus causes inflammation and fluid to fill up the air sacs in the lungs, less oxygen can reach the bloodstream.
However, the decrease may be significant in conditions of pre-existing decreased renal perfusions, such as renal artery stenosis, heart failure, polycystic kidney disease, or volume depletion.
These drugs should not be given to patients already taking a direct renin inhibitor such as aliskiren.
Sometimes a medicine causes unwanted effects.
Finally, the possible development of treatment strategies addressing the cellular and molecular mechanisms responsible for the remodeling process and the recently published benefits of device therapies herald a combined, synergistic approach to the future management of heart failure.