Endocarditis

Common Name(s)

Endocarditis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Endocarditis" returned 2709 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Infective Endocarditis Caused by Propionibacterium granulosum.
 

Author(s): Idit Yedidya, Elad Goldberg, Ram Sharoni, Alex Sagie, Mordehay Vaturi

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. 2015 Oct;17(10):642-3.

 

Last Updated: 10 Dec 2015

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A case of "broken heart" after endocarditis.
 

Author(s): Els Viaene, Flor Kerkhof, Kris Van De Moortele, Ivo Van Den Berghe, Luc Muyldermans

Journal: Acta Cardiol. 2015 Feb;70(1):81.

 

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2015

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Relapsing tricuspid valve endocarditis by multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa in 11 years: tricuspid valve replacement with an aortic valve homograft.
 

Author(s): Min-Seok Kim, Hyoung Woo Chang, Seung-Pyo Lee, Dong Ki Kang, Eui-Chong Kim, Ki-Bong Kim

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Eleven years ago, a 27-year-old non-drug abuser woman was admitted to the hospital due to a burn injury. During the treatment, she was diagnosed with tricuspid valve infective endocarditis caused by multi-drug resistant (MDR) Pseudomonas aeruginosa (P. aeruginosa). She underwent tricuspid ...

Last Updated: 8 Jun 2015

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The terms "Endocarditis" returned 278 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Characteristics and Outcome of Streptococcus pneumoniae Endocarditis in the XXI Century: A Systematic Review of 111 Cases (2000-2013).
 

Author(s): Viviana de Egea, Patricia Muñoz, Maricela Valerio, Arístides de Alarcón, José Antonio Lepe, José M Miró, Juan Gálvez-Acebal, Pablo García-Pavía, Enrique Navas, Miguel Angel Goenaga, María Carmen Fariñas, Elisa García Vázquez, Mercedes Marín, Emilio Bouza,

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(39):e1562.

 

Streptococcus pneumoniae is an infrequent cause of severe infectious endocarditis (IE). The aim of our study was to describe the epidemiology, clinical and microbiological characteristics, and outcome of a series of cases of S. pneumoniae IE diagnosed in Spain and in a series of cases ...

Last Updated: 2 Oct 2015

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Infectious endocarditis caused by Helcococcus kunzii in a vascular patient: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Romain Lotte, Laurène Lotte, Nicolas Degand, Alice Gaudart, Sylvie Gabriel, Mouna Ben H'dech, Mathilde Blois, Jean-Paul Rinaldi, Raymond Ruimy

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Helcococcus kunzii is a facultative anaerobic bacterium that was first described by Collins et al. in 1993, and was initially considered as a commensal of the human skin, in particular of lower extremities. Human infections caused by H. kunzii remain rare with only a few cases published ...

Last Updated: 23 Jun 2015

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Mycobacterial endocarditis: a comprehensive review.
 

Author(s): Shi-Min Yuan

Journal: Rev Bras Cir Cardiovasc. ;30(1):93-103.

 

A systematic analysis was made in view of the epidemiology, clinical features, diagnosis, treatment and main outcomes of mycobacterial endocarditis.

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2015

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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: 7 Jul 2015

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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: 17 Jun 2015

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