[Mycotic aneurysm of the splenic artery. A rare complication of surgically treated infectious endocarditis and its causative cardiac lesion].

Abstract

The authors report the case of a 59 year old woman with mitral valve streptococcal endocarditis complicating rheumatic valvular disease with several metastatic septic complications. In addition to ocular and cerebral localisations, the patient developed a very rare mycotic aneurysm of the splenic artery. Mitral valve replacement was necessary because of… (More)

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