Endocarditis in the setting of HIV infection.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Cardiac complications are becoming more important in patients with HIV infection. The most common is infective endocarditis (IE) in patients who are intravenous drug addicts (IVDA). Other less common problems are pulmonary hypertension, cardiotoxicity, pericardial effusion, cardiac neoplasms, etc. PATIENTS AND METHODS A literature review of… (More)

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