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Echocardiographic demonstration of pulmonary valve endocarditis associated with congenital ventricular septal defect.
  1. J Chambers,
  2. G Leech

    Abstract

    A 38 year old woman previously known to have a heart murmur presented with malaise and bloodstained sputum. Echocardiographic examination showed a subpulmonary ventricular septal defect and probable vegetations on the pulmonary valve, and blood cultures grew Escherichia coli. She made a full recovery after 6 weeks' antibiotic treatment.

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