Endocarditis de cultivo negativo

La endocarditis consiste en una infección e inflamación de las válvulas cardíacas. Cuando no se puede realizar cultivo de la infección ni se puede asociar con ningún organismo causal que esté en el torrente sanguíneo, se denomina endocarditis de cultivo negativo.Endocarditis de cultivo negativo

Revision

Last reviewed 4/27/2010 by Daniel Levy, MD, Infectious Disease, Maryland Family Care, Lutherville, MD. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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