M A Fernández Clúa

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To evaluate the clinical and microbiological features of infective endocarditis in patients with cirrhosis we compared 18 episodes of endocarditis in these patients with a control group of patients without liver disease. In 61% of patients with cirrhosis the origin of infection was unknown. Four patients developed endocarditis as a consequence of bladder(More)
46 Staphylococcus aureus endocarditis episodes diagnosed with strict criteria in non drug addict patients, and 25 episodes in drug addict patients have been comparatively analyzed. Infection was found in the left side of the heart in 87% of the non addict patients and in 16% of the addicts. On the contrary, 84% of the addicts had endocarditis of the(More)
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