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314 Possible Causes for Right Heart Endocarditis

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    Abstract Purpose: Urinary tract infections (UTIs) have plagued mankind long before bacteria were recognized as the causative agents of disease and before urology became an established medical specialty. To our knowledge a comprehensive review of the recorded medical history of UTI from its first description in[…][oadoi.org]

  • Substance Abuse Problems

    Abstract Hospital-wide rumors and anecdotal reports had suggested that there was a potentially serious problem of alcohol and drug abuse among the psychiatric patients of this hospital. The authors describe a systematic, evaluative approach which gave direct and detailed information on the nature and extent of[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Birth

    Nurs Womens Health. 2018 Oct;22(5):387-400. doi: 10.1016/j.nwh.2018.07.002. Epub 2018 Sep 6. Abstract Certified nurse-midwives are usually recognized as independently practicing advanced practice registered nurses because they provide maternity care to pregnant women in various states. In the United States, certified[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    The concept of "structural plasticity" has emerged as a potential mechanism in neurodegenerative and psychiatric diseases such as drug abuse, depression, and dementia. Chronic alcoholism is a progressive neurodegenerative disease while the person continues to abuse alcohol, though clinical and imaging studies show[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Myocardial Infarction

    Emboli - from left sided mural thrombosis, vegetative endocarditis, or paradoxic emboli from the right side of heart through a patent foramen ovale.[library.med.utah.edu]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Also called: Diabetes mellitus, DM Summary Diabetes is a disease in which your blood glucose, or blood sugar, levels are too high. Glucose comes from the foods you eat. Insulin is a hormone that helps the glucose get into your cells to give them energy. With type 1 diabetes, your body does not make insulin. With type 2[…][nlm.nih.gov]

  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

    Homepage Rare diseases Search Search for a rare disease Non-Hodgkin lymphoma Disease definition Non-Hodgkin malignant lymphomas(NHL) is a heterogeneous group of malignant tumors of the lymphoid system. ORPHA:547 Synonym(s): NHL Prevalence: 1-5 / 10 000 Inheritance: - Age of onset: Adult ICD-10: - OMIM: 605027[…][orpha.net]

  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus

    It is important to correct PDA because it can lead to congestive heart failure and a disease of the right side of the heart (called cor pulmonale) later in life.[texasheart.org] If a PDA is small, the doctor may not treat it right away. Antibiotics will be given in some cases to prevent infection of the heart until the PDA is closed.[nationwidechildrens.org] PDA also increases the risk of endocarditis, a life-threatening infection of the lining that covers the heart chambers, valves, and main arteries.[texasheart.org]

  • Atrial Septal Defect

    Rupture of SVA (with progressive heart failure and left-to-right shunting or endocarditis) is the main cause of death and rarely occurs before age 20 years in congenital SVA[emedicine.medscape.com] ) Right ventricular outflow tract obstruction Infective endocarditis Tamponade if ruptured into the pericardium Rarely, a potential source of cerebrovascular emboli Associated[emedicine.medscape.com] Myocardial infarction (from coronary arterial compression by adjacent unruptured SVA) Complete heart block (from compression of conduction tissues by adjacent unruptured SVA[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Pneumococcal Pneumonia

    Abstract The aging of the world population is expected to be accompanied by increased pneumococcal pneumonia in older adults. To address this, the Community-Acquired Pneumonia immunization Trial in Adults (CAPiTA), a large, randomized, placebo-controlled trial conducted to assess the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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