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Acute Endocarditis-- Once treated with Oxacillin for three weeks, can the bacteria or septic emboli?
Posted 7 Sep 2015 by sammyp5690 • 0 answers
... travel to the lungs? Have two doctors saying two different things?
Posted 3 Apr 2015 by Delila • 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 CGWmom1993 • 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 CoreyLee121113 • 1 answer
... condition worse?
Posted 20 Aug 2013 by bloodbath • 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 kwade04 • 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 rerun2575 • 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 normfrankn • 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. ...
Posted 26 Oct 2009 by kkunk • 1 answer
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