A Case of Escherichia coli Endocarditis After Hemorrhoidectomy Performed by a Herbalist.

@article{enel2012ACO,
  title={A Case of Escherichia coli Endocarditis After Hemorrhoidectomy Performed by a Herbalist.},
  author={Ahmet Can Şenel and Joanna Ondrush},
  journal={Balkan medical journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={29 2},
  pages={201-2}
}
We describe the first reported case of Escherichia coli endocarditis following a hemorrhoidectomy that was performed by the patient's herbalist. With increasing frequency, patients are seeking care by those who practice alternative medicine. Physicians must become more aware of the impact and possible complications related to this practice. Prosthetic valve… CONTINUE READING