Complicated Infective Endocarditis: A Case Series

Joo Seop Kim; Min-Kyung Kang; A. Jin Cho; Yu Bin Seo; Kun Il Kim

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J Med Case Reports. 2017;11(128) 

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Background

Infective endocarditis (IE) is associated with not only cardiac complications but also neurologic, renal, musculoskeletal, and systemic complications related to infection, such as embolization, metastatic infection, and mycotic aneurysm (MA).[1] We report three cases of patients with complicated IE; two were associated with MA, and one was associated with splenic abscess.

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