Endocarditis caused by Kingella denitrificans.


We report the case of a 48-year-old man with native valve endocarditis caused by Kingella denitrificans. He was successfully treated with a combination of beta-lactam antibiotics and aminoglycosides, after which he underwent valve replacement surgery. This case represents the first report in the literature of elective native valve replacement. Previously… (More)


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