Table 2: Comorbidities of all included patients in the case series ( ).

Patients ( )

Heart failure8
Cardiac arrhythmias4
Hypertension5
Coronary heart disease1
Myocardial infarction1
Aneurysm1
Anaemia1
Exsiccosis1
Deep vein thrombosis2
Pulmonary emphysema4
Pulmonary fibrosis2
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease1
Dementia2
Psychiatric illness2
Alcohol dependency1
Melanoma6
Cachexia3
Thyroid diseases4
Pancreatic insufficiency1
Cirrhosis1
Steatohepatitis1
Others12