- Adalimumab. // Reactions Weekly;3/3/2012, Issue 1391, p5
The article describes the case of a 25-year-old man who developed infective endocarditis while under adalimumab treatment regimen for plaque psoriasis.
- Erratum. // Medical Ultrasonography;Sep2015, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p1
A correction to the article "Pitfall in Echocardiography: infective endocarditis or valvular strand?" by Zampi G. is presented.
- A Case of Native Valve Infective Endocarditis Caused by Bacillus cereus. Dong Hyun Oh; Min Hyung Kim; Yong Chan Kim; Je Eun Song; Jin Young Ahn; Sang Hoon Han; Jun Yong Choi; Chang Oh Kim; Hyuk-Jae Chang; Dongeun Yong; Young Goo Song; Kyungwon Lee; June Myung Kim // Infection & Chemotherapy;Aug2012, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p310
Bacillus cereus is a ubiquitous organism that often contaminates microbiological cultures but rarely causes serious infections in humans. It is the causative organism of infective endocarditis (IE), a disease typically associated with intravenous (IV) drug abusers. Thus, almost all reported...
- Pacemaker Endocarditis Due to Staphylococcus lugdunensis: Report of Two Cases. Bobin, S.; Durand-Dubief, A.; Bouhour, D.; Kirkorian, G.; Vandenesch, F.; Etienne, J.; Ballet-Mechain, M.; Peyramond, D. // Clinical Infectious Diseases;2/1/1999, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p404
Reports on two cases of acute pacemaker infective endocarditis due to Staphylococcus lugdunensis, which were cured after removal of the entire pacing system and by valvular surgery. Physical examination findings; Laboratory findings; Drug therapy regimen.
- Ceftriaxone: Drug eruption: case report. // Reactions Weekly;Nov2013, Issue 1477, p14
The article presents a case study of a man who experienced a drug eruption while being treated for infective endocarditis with ceftriaxone.
- Infective Endocarditis by Aggregatibacter paraphrophilus: Case Report and Literature Review. SOOD, SMITA // Journal of Clinical & Diagnostic Research;Nov2013, Vol. 7 Issue 11, p2577
Aggregatibacter paraphrophilus (former name, Haemophilus paraphrophilus) is a normal inhabitant of the naso- and oropharynx and has been rarely reported as a cause of human infections. A case of infective endocarditis by this organism is being reported and literature of endocarditis cases caused...
- Culture-negative subacute bacterial endocarditis masquerades as granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Wegener's granulomatosis) involving both the kidney and lung. Hui Peng; Wen-fang Chen; Chao Wu; Yan-ru Chen; Bo Peng; Dutta Paudel, Sujay; Tan-qi Lou // BMC Nephrology;2012, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1
Background: Subacute bacterial endocarditis (SBE) occasionally exhibits positive cytoplasmic anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (c-ANCA) of the anti-proteinase-3 (PR-3) type. Clinically, it mimics ANCA-associated vasculitis, such as Wegener's disease with glomerulonephritis. Lung abscesses are...
- Infective endocarditis complicated by ruptured cerebral mycotic aneurysm. Patel, R. L.; Richards, P.; Chambers, D. J.; Venn, G. // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Dec1991, Vol. 84 Issue 12, p746
The article presents a case study of infective endocarditis in a 31- year-old man. The symptoms included a 4-month history of a 4-month history of fever, night sweats, one stone weight loss, myalgia and arthritis. He was diagnosed pyrexial with fever, splinter haemorrhages, finger clubbing,...
- PROSTHETIC AORTIC VALVE ENDOCARDITIS DUE TO OCHROBACTRUM ANTHROPI. SHIVAPRAKASHA, SHASHIKALA; RAJDEV, SANJAY; SINGH, HARMINDER; VELIVALA, SATYAPRASAD // Indian Journal of Medical Sciences;Feb2011, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p69
Ochrobactrum anthropi is an emerging pathogen increasingly affecting the immunocompromised host. Only four cases of infective endocarditis have been documented in literature. Therapeutic approach is a rising challenge as it is resistant to most of the currently available beta lactam antibiotics...