Endocarditis

Common Name(s)

Endocarditis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Endocarditis" returned 2342 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Bacterial endocarditis following lithotripsy: an unusual complication caused by a non-invasive procedure.
 

Author(s): Alessandra Soriano, Ribhi Mansour, Yuval Horovitz, Howard Amital

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. 2014 Dec;16(12):803-4.

 

Last Updated: 29 Jan 2015

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[Endocarditis tricuspidis: 3 case reports].
 

Author(s): Atef Ben Youssef, Mouna Bousnina, Sonia Ouerghi, Olfa Hamzaoui, Imen Mgarrech, Mohamed Besbes, Taher Mestiri, Tarak Kilani

Journal: Tunis Med. 2014 Apr;92(4):295-7.

 

Last Updated: 16 Sep 2014

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Mycotic aneurysm as a complication of infective endocarditis - a case report.
 

Author(s): Maria Gabriela Lang, Marielle Lang, Rafael Ronsoni

Journal: Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2014 Jul;60(4):298-301.

 

Last Updated: 12 Sep 2014

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The terms "Endocarditis" returned 253 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Two cases and a review of Streptococcus pyogenes endocarditis in children.
 

Author(s): Danielle R Weidman, Hilal Al-Hashami, Shaun K Morris

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Infective endocarditis is a rare diagnosis in pediatrics. Group A beta-hemolytic Streptococcus pyogenes is known to cause a range of type and severity of infections in childhood. However, S. pyogenes is a rarely described cause of endocarditis in children. This paper presents two ...

Last Updated: 18 Sep 2014

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Native and prosthetic valve infective endocarditis: clinicopathologic correlation and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Adriana Luk, Minhui L Kim, Heather J Ross, Vivek Rao, Tirone E David, Jagdish Butany

Journal: Malays J Pathol. 2014 Aug;36(2):71-81.

 

The incidence of infective endocarditis is 1.5-4.95 cases per 100,000 individuals per year, with a mortality of 14-46% 1-year post infection. The management and decision to operate on selected patients remains controversial. Our study reviews cases of native and prosthetic valve endocarditis ...

Last Updated: 8 Sep 2014

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Biodegradable materials for surgical management of infective endocarditis: new solution or a dead end street?
 

Author(s): Patrick O Myers, Mustafa Cikirikcioglu, Afksendiyos Kalangos

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One third of patients with infective endocarditis will require operative intervention. Given the superiority of valve repair over valve replacement in many indications other than endocarditis, there has been increasing interest and an increasing number of reports of excellent results ...

Last Updated: 13 Aug 2014

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Long-term Clinico-radiological Evolution of Patients With Brain Lesions During Infectious Endocarditis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Infectious Endocarditis

 

Last Updated: 26 Sep 2014

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Infective Endocarditis in Developing Countries, a Prospective, Observational, Multicentre Study
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Infective Endocarditis

 

Last Updated: 30 Apr 2014

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Beta-lactam Pharmacokinetics in Patients With Infective Endocarditis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Infective Endocarditis

 

Last Updated: 1 Dec 2014

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