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MV Endocarditis

  • Atooshe Rohani
Chapter
Part of the Clinical Cases in Cardiology book series (CCC)

Abstract

This 54 years old patient presents with multiple mobile vegetations on mitral valve and methicillin-sensitive staphylococcus aureus bacterimia secondary to untreated dental abcess.

Keywords

Vegetation Endocarditis Staphylococcus aureus bacterimia 

Supplementary material

Movie 10.1

on atrial side of mitral valve (MV) TEE 43 degree mid-esophgeal (AVI 429 kb)

Reference

  1. 1.
    Firschke C, Schömig A. Mitral-valve endocarditis. N Engl J Med. 2001;345(10):739.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Atooshe Rohani
    • 1
  1. 1.Northern Ontario School of MedicineThunder BayCanada

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