native valve endocarditis


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Related to native valve endocarditis: infectious endocarditis, prosthetic valve endocarditis

native valve endocarditis

Infective endocarditis occurring on a patient's own heart valve(s), rather than on a prosthetic (surgically implanted) valve(s).
See also: endocarditis
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Devbhandari et al., "Predictors of mortality in early surgical intervention for active native valve endocarditis and significance of antimicrobial therapy: a single-center experience," Journal of Heart Valve Disease, vol.
Echocardiographic manifestations of the patients with IE Variables Frequency % Native valve endocarditis 158 64 Rheumatic heart disease 69 28 Degenerative heart disease 57 23 Congenital heart disease 18 7 Mitral valve prolapsus 9 4 Prosthetic valve endocarditis 75 30 Pacemaker endocarditis 15 6 Vegetations 223 89 Multiple 52 21 Mobile 150 60 Diameter, mm 4.4 [+ or -] 4.9 Aortic regurgitation 82 33 Mitral regurgitation 142 56 Ejection fraction 53 [+ or -] 11 Continuous variables were are represented as mean [+ or -] SD Table 3.
In addition native valve endocarditis due to CoNS in a previously healthy non-IVDU is an emerging disease.
abscessus native valve endocarditis has not been previously reported.
The mortality rate of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia endocarditis was documented as 36% and was equally distributed between patients with prosthetic and native valve endocarditis (1, 3, 8).
SAN FRANCISCO -- A novel prognostic scoring system identifies the subset of patients likely to benefit from valve surgery for complicated left-sided native valve endocarditis, Dr.
Komada et al., "Atopic dermatitis as a risk factor for acute native valve endocarditis," Journal of Heart Valve Disease, vol.
Native valve endocarditis was present in 13 (59.1%) cases and prosthetic valve endocarditis was present in 9 (40.9%).
Native valve endocarditis due to Gordonia polyisoprenivorans: case report and review of literature of bloodstream infections caused by Gordonia species.