Transient Pseudomonas bacteremia in a heroin addict. Resemblance to right-sided endocarditis

K. M. Borow, Joseph S Alpert, J. Pennington

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Abstract

The authors report the case of a drug addict in whom a clinical syndrome resembling right-sided Pseudomonas endocarditis developed, which was eventually shown to be only a limited episode of Pseudomonas septicemia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)560-561
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the American Medical Association
Volume240
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - 1978
Externally publishedYes

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Heroin
Bacteremia
Pseudomonas
Endocarditis
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Transient Pseudomonas bacteremia in a heroin addict. Resemblance to right-sided endocarditis. / Borow, K. M.; Alpert, Joseph S; Pennington, J.

In: Journal of the American Medical Association, Vol. 240, No. 6, 1978, p. 560-561.

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