Infective endocarditis and perivalvular abscess: a dangerous duo

Shafran, Stephen D.
July 2002
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/9/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 1, p38
Academic Journal
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.


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