TITLE

Janeway lesions

AUTHOR(S)
Beaulieu, Amanda; Rehman, Habib U.
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/13/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 10, p1075
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study of an old man, age 52 who presented feverish, dizzy, and with generalized muscle aches for a week. It states that he noted a discoloration of his left big toe to be painless before his presentation. It mentions that a native valve endocarditis was significant in his medical history that was caused by Staphylococcus aureus. The article discusses Janeway lesions with bacterial endocarditis and the prevalence of Osler nodes in patients having endocarditis.
ACCESSION #
52226617

 

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