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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2016, Article ID 4690790, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/4690790
Case Report

A Pregnancy with Severe Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy after Surgery for an Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator: A Case Report and Literature Review

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2-5-1 Shikata, Kita-ku, Okayama 700-8558, Japan
2Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2-5-1 Shikata, Kita-ku, Okayama 700-8558, Japan

Received 30 August 2016; Accepted 29 September 2016

Academic Editor: Akihide Ohkuchi

Copyright © 2016 Takashi Mitsui et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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