A case of infective endocarditis due to Lactobacillus is presented. The diagnosis was established by positive blood cultures and transesophageal (but not transthoracic) echocardiography. The patient was cured with outpatient ceftriaxone therapy.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - Sep 1 1999|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine