Prevention of Bacterial Endocarditis
Bacterial endocarditis, although uncommon, is a life-threatening disease with substantial morbidity and mortality. Endocarditis usually develops in individuals with underlying structural cardiac defects who develop bacteremia with organisms that have a predilection to invade cardiac structures.
KeywordsAntibiotic Prophylaxis Structural Heart Disease Bacterial Endocarditis Cyanotic Congenital Heart Disease Tissue Procedure
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