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Libman-Sacks endocarditis

Pronunciation: lib'man saks

Definition: verrucous endocarditis sometimes associated with disseminated lupus erythematosus.

Synonym(s): atypical verrucous endocarditis, Libman-Sacks syndrome, nonbacterial verrucous endocarditis

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