Infective endocarditis: valvular predisposing factors

Prosthetic Valves Really Predispose Endocarditis

  • Prosthetic valves
  • Ventricular septal defect (VSD)
  • Regurgitation (aortic or mitral)
  • Patent ductus arteriosus
  • Endocarditis in the past
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