[Pulmonary septic emboli in a patient with right-side infectious endocarditis].

An 18-year-old woman afflicted with ventricular septal defect was admitted for high fever and dyspnea. She had undergone no surgical repair. Chest CT showed numerous nodular opacities in both lungs. The majority of them were situated on the pleura. Echocardiography revealed an area of vegetation 20 mm in diameter just beneath the tricuspid valve… (More)