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In endocarditis, bacteria that have entered the bloodstream settle on the inside of the heart, usually on the heart valves.
Current as ofApril 9, 2019
Author: Healthwise StaffRakesh K. Pai, MD - Cardiology, ElectrophysiologyAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineMartin J. Gabica, MD - Family MedicineRobert A. Kloner, MD, PhD - Cardiology
Current as of:
April 9, 2019
Medical Review:Rakesh K. Pai, MD - Cardiology, Electrophysiology & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine & Robert A. Kloner, MD, PhD - Cardiology
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