Surgical approach to the management of Brucella endocarditis.

  title={Surgical approach to the management of Brucella endocarditis.},
  author={Kutay Taşdemir and Mehmet Gux0308ngox0308r Kaya and Ertuğrul Mavili and Ozgur Gunebakmaz and Ali Ozbek and Bahadir Sarli and Mikail Yarlioğlueş and Naci Emirogullari},
  journal={European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery},
  volume={37 5},
OBJECTIVE Brucella endocarditis is a rare complication of Brucella infection; however, it is the major cause of deaths in those infected with this disease. In this study, we aim to discuss the results of seven cases who underwent surgery for Brucella endocarditis in our clinic using the knowledge gathered through the literature. METHODS We reviewed seven… CONTINUE READING