Lactobacillus Endocarditis: A Case Report of Outpatient Management

Marta Feldmesser, Garet M. Gordon, Noah Robbins

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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 languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)208-209
Number of pages2
JournalHeart Disease
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Sep 1 1999


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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