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Disease Endocarditis, Bacterial

Name Endocarditis, Bacterial
Synonyms Bacterial Endocarditides | Bacterial Endocarditis | Endocarditides, Bacterial
Definition Inflammation of the ENDOCARDIUM caused by BACTERIA that entered the bloodstream. The strains of bacteria vary with predisposing factors, such as CONGENITAL HEART DEFECTS; HEART VALVE DISEASES; HEART VALVE PROSTHESIS IMPLANTATION; or intravenous drug use.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Cardiovascular disease
MeSH® ID D004697

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