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448 Possible Causes for Acute Bacterial Endocarditis

  • Pneumococcal Pneumonia

    Complications after pneumococcal meningitis include Hearing loss (in up to 50% of patients) Seizures Learning disabilities Mental dysfunction Palsies Acute bacterial endocarditis[msdmanuals.com]

  • Gonorrhea

    Gonorrhea is the most prevalent communicable disease in the United States and the incidence of anorectal involvement is high. Anorectal gonorrhea may be clinically elusive making the radiologic findings crucial in suggesting the diagnosis. Edematous rectal mucosa with limited distensibility and small ulcerations are the[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Aortic Stenosis with Bicuspid Valve

    Surgical treatment in children , An Esp Pediatr , 1997 , vol. 46 (pg. 555 - 660 ) 43 Heart valve irregularities in relation to sub-acute bacterial endocarditis , Heart , 1928[academic.oup.com]

  • Septicemia

    You will see this as a common finding in urinary tract infections (including acute pyelonephritis), pneumonia, cellulitis, ascending cholangitis, bacterial endocarditis, lymphangitis[icd10monitor.com]

  • Aortic Valve Disorder

    There are going to be many changes in the ICD-10 and to be sure your practice is ready to report aortic valve disorders, check out how the new code set divides this diagnosis. ICD-9-CM Code 424.1, Aortic valve disorders ICD-10-CM Codes I35.0, Nonrheumatic aortic (valve) stenosis I35.1, Nonrheumatic aortic (valve)[…][blog.supercoder.com]

  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus

    The hemodynamic effects of a patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) are well known including systemic hypoperfusion and volume overload on the left ventricle. This article aims to provide a review of the long-standing effect of a hemodynamically significant PDA on the pulmonary vasculature and the role of cardiac[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Mitral Valve Insufficiency

    Mitral valvuloplasty during the acute phase of endocarditis. Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 1993; 86 :197-201 [ PubMed ] 102. Hendren WG, Morris AS, Rosenkranz ER, et al.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Mitral valve repair for bacterial endocarditis. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 1992; 103 :124-8; discussion 128-9 [ PubMed ] 103. Feringa HH, Shaw LJ, Poldermans D, et al.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Aortic Valve Stenosis

    Research Transcatheter versus... Transcatheter versus surgical aortic valve replacement in patients with severe aortic stenosis at low and intermediate risk: systematic review and meta-analysis Research BMJ 2016 ; 354 doi: (Published 28 September 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;354:i5130 Reed A Siemieniuk, PhD[…][web.archive.org]

  • Heart Valve Disease

    BACKGROUND: Over the last 25 years, cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging (CMR) has emerged as an alternative to echocardiography for assessment of valvular heart disease (VHD). Although echo remains the first-line imaging modality for the assessment of patients with VHD, CMR can now provide a comprehensive[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Aortic Valve Insufficiency

    License: CC BY 3.0 Acute aortic insufficiency The acute form of aortic valve insufficiency is frequently observed in conjunction with bacterial endocarditis that affects the[lecturio.com] Treatment of acute bacterial endocarditis by valve excision and replacement. Circulation . 1965 ; 31 : 450–453.[circ.ahajournals.org] Treatment of acute bacterial endocarditis by valve excision and replacement. Circulation. 1965 ; 31 : 450–453.[doi.org]

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