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Case 44-1974: Candida Septicemia after Double Valve Replacements

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Cabot, RC; Scully, RE; Mcneely, BU; Karchmer, AW; Robboy, SJ
Published in: New England Journal of Medicine
November 7, 1974

Presentation of Case A 46-year-old woman was admitted to the hospital because of rheumatic heart disease. Between six and 18 years of age she had 18 episodes of rheumatic fever. At the age of 32 years digitoxin therapy was begun because of atrial fibrillation. Seventeen months before admission she entered another hospital for treatment of congestive heart failure. Cardiac catheterization revealed severe mitral regurgitation and moderate aortic regurgitation. The patient complained of moderate fatigue and dyspnea, with occasional edema and chest pain. There was no history of cough, wheezing, orthopnea or hemoptysis. The temperature was 37°C, the pulse 96 and. © 1974, Massachusetts Medical Society. All rights reserved.

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New England Journal of Medicine

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1533-4406

ISSN

0028-4793

Publication Date

November 7, 1974

Volume

291

Issue

19

Start / End Page

1021 / 1027

Related Subject Headings

  • General & Internal Medicine
  • 11 Medical and Health Sciences
 

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Cabot, R. C., Scully, R. E., Mcneely, B. U., Karchmer, A. W., & Robboy, S. J. (1974). Case 44-1974: Candida Septicemia after Double Valve Replacements. New England Journal of Medicine, 291(19), 1021–1027. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJM197411072911909
Cabot, R. C., R. E. Scully, B. U. Mcneely, A. W. Karchmer, and S. J. Robboy. “Case 44-1974: Candida Septicemia after Double Valve Replacements.” New England Journal of Medicine 291, no. 19 (November 7, 1974): 1021–27. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJM197411072911909.
Cabot RC, Scully RE, Mcneely BU, Karchmer AW, Robboy SJ. Case 44-1974: Candida Septicemia after Double Valve Replacements. New England Journal of Medicine. 1974 Nov 7;291(19):1021–7.
Cabot, R. C., et al. “Case 44-1974: Candida Septicemia after Double Valve Replacements.” New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 291, no. 19, Nov. 1974, pp. 1021–27. Scopus, doi:10.1056/NEJM197411072911909.
Cabot RC, Scully RE, Mcneely BU, Karchmer AW, Robboy SJ. Case 44-1974: Candida Septicemia after Double Valve Replacements. New England Journal of Medicine. 1974 Nov 7;291(19):1021–1027.

Published In

New England Journal of Medicine

DOI

EISSN

1533-4406

ISSN

0028-4793

Publication Date

November 7, 1974

Volume

291

Issue

19

Start / End Page

1021 / 1027

Related Subject Headings

  • General & Internal Medicine
  • 11 Medical and Health Sciences