Capnocytophaga canimorsus endocarditis.

  title={Capnocytophaga canimorsus endocarditis.},
  author={H L Decoster and Joseph Snoeck and Stefaan Pattyn},
  journal={European heart journal},
  volume={13 1},
We report a case of aortic valve endocarditis, caused by Capnocytophaga canimorsus (previously known as CDC Group DF-2) secondary to a dog bite. Vegetations were documented by cross-sectional echocardiography and bacteraemia by positive haemocultures for this unusual gram-negative bacillus. 

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