An acute myocardial infarction due to Brucella prosthetic valve endocarditis starting shortly after the onset of non-specific symptoms.


To cite: Aktürk S, Kaya H, Aktürk E. BMJ Case Rep Published online: [please include Day Month Year] doi:10.1136/bcr-2014209001 DESCRIPTION Brucellosis most commonly causes fever, drenching night sweats and musculoskeletal symptoms, but in 1–2% of cases, it becomes complicated with endocarditis, which accounts for most of the mortality. 2 Brucella prosthetic… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bcr-2014-209001

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