TITLE

Infective endocarditis and perivalvular abscess: a dangerous duo

AUTHOR(S)
Shafran, Stephen D.
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/9/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 1, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Addresses the dangers of infective endocarditis involving the left side of the heart. Substantial morbidity and mortality rate associated with perivalvular abscess; Improvements made in echocardiography.
ACCESSION #
6981999

 

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