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*  Streptococcus
In marine mammals it has been mainly associated with meningoencephalitis, septicemia, and endocarditis, but is also associated ... endocarditis, erysipelas, and necrotizing fasciitis (the 'flesh-eating' bacterial infections). However, many streptococcal ...
*  Streptococcus sanguinis
"Identification of Virulence Determinants for Endocarditis in Streptococcus sanguinis by Signature-Tagged Mutagenesis". ... where it is the most common cause of subacute bacterial endocarditis. For this reason, oral surgeons often prescribe a short ...
*  Streptococcus dysgalactiae
Less commonly it can present as pneumonia, endocarditis, genital or intraabdominal infections. Primary bacteraemia, infection ... infective endocarditis caused by Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp. dysgalactiae". Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 53 (2): 731 ...
*  Staphylococcus aureus
In particular, S. aureus is one of the most common causes of bacteremia and infective endocarditis. Additionally, it can cause ... Joint replacements put a person at particular risk of septic arthritis, staphylococcal endocarditis (infection of the heart ... Once the bacteria have entered the bloodstream, they can infect various organs, causing infective endocarditis, septic ... Introduction of the bacteria into the bloodstream can lead to various complications, including endocarditis, meningitis, and, ...
*  Viridans streptococci
If they are introduced into the bloodstream, they have the potential of causing endocarditis, in particular in individuals with ... They are the most common causes of subacute bacterial endocarditis. Viridans streptococci are identified in cases of neonatal ... coli) have been associated with endocarditis (3). Although infection with S. bovis group organisms occurs with higher frequency ... "Viridans and bovis group streptococci that cause infective endocarditis in two regions with contrasting epidemiology". ...
*  Group A streptococcal infection
Further endocarditis can develop with aseptic vegetations along the valve closure lines, in particular the mitral valve. ...
*  Streptococcus equinus
S. equinus is one of the rare Gram-positive bacteria that may cause bacteremia and endocarditis in humans, but infection with ... In 1993, a case was reported of a farmer with documented aortic valve disease who developed bacterial endocarditis due to S. ... Elliott PM, Williams H, Brooks IAB (1993). "A case of infective endocarditis in a farmer caused by Streptococcus equinus". ... In 2000, a woman with no underlying cardiac abnormalities developed S. equinus endocarditis. However, the patient also had ...
*  Subacute bacterial endocarditis
... (also called endocarditis lenta) is a type of endocarditis (more specifically, infective ... "Infective Endocarditis. Information; prevention of endocarditis , Patient". Patient. Retrieved 2015-08-28. Keogan, Mary; ... and is less likely to lead to septic emboli than is acute endocarditis, but subacute endocarditis has a relatively slow process ... On the other hand, in cases of acute bacterial endocarditis, the organism can colonize on the healthy heart valve, causing the ...
*  Endocarditis
... thus causing infective endocarditis. Another form of sterile endocarditis is termed Libman-Sacks endocarditis; this form occurs ... Like NBTE, Libman-Sacks endocarditis involves small vegetations, while infective endocarditis is composed of large vegetations ... Hospital Clinic Infective Endocarditis, Investigators. (May 2017). "The Changing Epidemiology of Infective Endocarditis in the ... Endocarditis at Curlie (based on DMOZ) Tissières P, Gervaix A, Beghetti M, Jaeggi ET (2003). "Value and limitations of the von ...
*  Infective endocarditis
Fungal endocarditis (FE) is a fatal and one of the most serious forms of infective endocarditis. The types of fungi most seen ... Endocarditis with Tricosporon asahii has also been reported in a case report. Risk factors for infective endocarditis are based ... Late prosthetic valve endocarditis is usually due to community acquired microorganisms. Prosthetic valve endocarditis is ... Weisse found that 13% of 121 patients had endocarditis. Marantz also found a prevalence of endocarditis of 13% among such ...
*  Loeffler endocarditis
... is a form of restrictive cardiomyopathy which affects the endocardium and occurs with white blood cell ... Ein eigenartiges Krankheitsbild" [Endocarditis parietal fibroplastica with eosinophilia. A strange disease]. Schweizerische ... Eosinophilic states that may occur in association with Loeffler endocarditis include hypereosinophilic syndrome, eosinophilic ... synd/582 at Who Named It? Löffler, W. (1936). "Endocarditis parietalis fibroplastica mit Bluteosinophilie. ...
*  Libman-Sacks endocarditis
... (often misspelled Libmann-Sachs) is a form of nonbacterial endocarditis that is seen in association ... However, there is data to suggest an association between Libman-Sacks endocarditis and a higher risk for embolic ... Libman, E.; Sacks, B. (1924). "A hitherto undescribed form of valvular and mural endocarditis". Arch Intern Med. 33 (6): 701- ... The association between Libman-Sacks endocarditis and antiphospholipid syndrome was first noted in 1985. The vegetations are ...
*  Nonbacterial thrombotic endocarditis
Neurological Sequelae of Infectious Endocarditis at eMedicine "Noninfective Endocarditis: Endocarditis: Merck Manual ... Non-bacterial thrombotic endocarditis (NBTE) is a form of endocarditis in which small sterile vegetations are deposited on the ... Formerly known as marantic endocarditis, which comes from the Greek marantikos, meaning "wasting away." the term "marantic ... https://www.uptodate.com/contents/nonbacterial-thrombotic-endocarditis "nonbacterial thrombotic endocarditis" at Dorland's ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cardiovascular Disorders: Heart Disease: Endocarditis
Bacterial Endocarditis Ernest G. Brookfield, M.D.(pediatrics) discusses this disease, what it is and what the causes are, ... NHS Choices: Endocarditis Provides information on this rare but serious condition where the inner lining of the heart becomes ... MedlinePlus: Endocarditis Looks at this disease and gives the definition, causes, incidents and risk factor. Also covers ... A look at endocarditis, explaining what it is, who should take antibiotics for dental and certain other procedures, and cardiac ...
*  Suttonella indologenes
"C. hominis" also causes endocarditis. "C. Hominis" is part of the HACEK group of bacteria that cause infective endocarditis. "S ... so that a resulting infective endocarditis does not occur. The endocarditis is clearly a result in a build-up of the pathogen ... It has been found to rarely cause endocarditis, an infection of the heart valves. It also been found in the eye. It may cause ... Mortality for infective endocarditis is around 20%. Prior to antibiotics survival was not likely. The Gram-negative rod-shaped ...
*  Amoxicillin
It is also used to prevent bacterial endocarditis in high-risk people having dental work done, to prevent Streptococcus ... allopurinol (gout treatment). endocarditis prevention. Amoxicillin diffuses easily into tissues and body fluids. Penetration ... The United Kingdom recommends against its use for infectious endocarditis prophylaxis. These recommendations do not appear to ... "CG64 Prophylaxis against infective endocarditis: Full guidance" (PDF). NICE. Archived from the original (PDF) on 12 November ...
*  Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine
B. B. Perlman & L. R. Freedman (1971). "Experimental endocarditis. II. Staphylococcal infection of the aortic valve following ...
*  Pseudomonas alcaligenes
Valenstein, P; Bardy, GH; Cox, CC; Zwadyk, P (1983). "Pseudomonas alcaligenes endocarditis". American Journal of Clinical ...
*  Hypoplastic left heart syndrome
"Endocarditis: Risk factors". MayoClinic.com. Retrieved 2007-10-23. Taylor, D. O., Stehlik, J., Edwards, L. B., Aurora, P., ... HLHS patients run a high risk of endocarditis, and must be monitored by a cardiologist for the rest of their lives to check on ...
*  HACEK organisms
... of cases of infective endocarditis involving native valves and are the most common gram-negative cause of endocarditis among ... International Collaboration on Endocarditis Prospective Cohort Study, Investigators (2013). "HACEK infective endocarditis: ... The incidence of endocarditis due to H. influenzae declined after the introduction of the Hib vaccine. Haemophilus haemolyticus ... They have been a frequent cause of culture-negative endocarditis. Culture negative refers to an inability to produce a colony ...
*  Haemophilus haemolyticus
H. haemolyticus is generally nonpathogenic, however there have been two cases of H.haemolyticus causing endocarditis There is ... MILLER, C. PHILIP (1923-12-01). "SUBACUTE BACTERIAL ENDOCARDITIS DUE TO A HEMOLYTIC HEMOPHILIC BACILLUS". Archives of Internal ... "Hemophilus Hemolyticus Endocarditis". The American Journal of Pathology. 9 (3): 381-392.1. ISSN 0002-9440. PMC 2062709 . PMID ...
*  Osler's node
10-25% of endocarditis patients will have Osler's nodes.[citation needed] Other signs of endocarditis include Roth's spots and ... They are associated with a number of conditions, including infective endocarditis, and are caused by immune complex deposition ... Osler's nodes can also be seen in Systemic lupus erythematosus Marantic endocarditis Disseminated gonococcal infection Distal ... The nodes are commonly indicative of subacute bacterial endocarditis. ...
*  Lactococcus garvieae
Bacterial endocarditis from L. garvieae is extremely rare and may actually be underreported due to its morphologic and ... In Canada, patients have been found with bacterial endocarditis. It is speculated that the infection followed the consumption ... A patient with L. garvieae septicaemia in absence of infective endocarditis was successfully treated with a combination of ... Fefer, Jose (1998). "Lactococcus garvieae endocarditis: report of a case and review of the literature". Diagnostic Microbiology ...
*  Clostridium innocuum
One case of fatal bacterial endocarditis was also found in the literature. This is possibly the only confirmed case of C. ... Cutrona, AF; Watanakunacorn (Nov 1995). "Clostridium innocuum endocarditis". Clin Infect Dis. 21 (5): 1306-1307. doi:10.1093/ ... innocuum endocarditis involving the pulmonary and tricuspid valves resulting in multiple emboli and death. In a study that ...
*  Brackiella oedipodis
It can cause endocarditis. Colonies of Brackiella oedipodis are greyish-white coloured. LPSN bacterio.net Straininfo of ... nov., gram-negative, oxidase-positive rods that cause endocarditis of cotton-topped tamarin (Saguinus oedipus)". Int J Syst ...