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Posted 8 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
I have Crohn's Disease, Hypertention, Asthma, IBS, Chronic Pancreatitis and short bowel syndrome. In the last 24 months I have had Endocarditis, Pneumonia 3 times, magnesium levels as low as 0.1, two bladder infections, one that went toxic sending my blood pressure down to 31/45 causing my ...
Acute Endocarditis-- Once treated with Oxacillin for three weeks, can the bacteria or septic emboli?
Posted 7 Sep 2015 by • 0 answers
... travel to the lungs? Have two doctors saying two different things?
Posted 3 Apr 2015 by • 3 answers
Hi, my father (who is 65) NEEDS a mitral valve heart replacement (due to past complications with Endocarditis whilst already having a damaged mitral valve). He is getting more sick by the day but is putting off the operation as he is TERRIFIED about having it done. I know this is a big ask, but can ...
Posted 23 Jan 2015 by • 1 answer
... The staph infection was a result of the pacemaker surgery, so the pacemaker was removed, 6 weeks of home IV antibiotics, and a few weeks later another pacemaker was put in. Since then, he has had pain in the chest and left arm, fatigue, weakness, high blood pressure and very fast heart rates. ...
Posted 10 Jan 2015 by • 1 answer
... condition worse?
Posted 20 Aug 2013 by • 3 answers
... cardiomyopathy,CHF,endocarditis,pulmonary embolism,but have lived through all of that... but there is something else wrong now,my heart is beating so erratically consistently,can u please help me?
Posted 30 Apr 2012 by • 1 answer
I'm having a hard time getting a Dr to test me for bacterial endocarditis, can some of you tell me your symptoms and how long it took to be diagnosed?
Infectious Endocarditis - hi, I'm new, anyone else finding it hard coming to terms with endocarditis
Posted 8 May 2011 by • 5 answers
I got endocarditis back in 09 and had to have open heart surgery to replace my aortic valve and patch up the mitrol valve. I'm having a hard time coming to terms with this and wondering if anyone else feels the same way?
Posted 12 Apr 2011 by • 6 answers
... Mitral valve. I almost died from the infection. I'm sick of taking Coumadin every night, 4mg - 2mg On Wednesdays. I have a PT/INR drawn every 2 weeks and my range is 2.5-3.5 INR. It is a bad drug that has almost killed me twice. I have no choice, the only times I do off it is for surgery. ...
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