Results 1 - 6 of 6 for endocarditis
  1. Endocarditis (National Library of Medicine)  
    Endocarditis, also called infective endocarditis (IE), is an inflammation of the inner lining of the heart. The most common type, bacterial endocarditis, occurs when germs ...
  2. Mitral Valve Prolapse (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... valve. MVP puts you at risk for infective endocarditis, a kind of heart infection. To prevent it, ... surgeries. Now, only people at high risk of endocarditis need the antibiotics. NIH: National Heart, Lung, and ...
  3. Staphylococcal Infections (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... very serious immune response to infection. Bone infections Endocarditis, an infection of the inner lining of the ... You may also have chills and a fever. Endocarditis causes some flu-like symptoms: fever, chills, and ...
  4. Congenital Heart Defects (National Library of Medicine)  
    A congenital heart defect is a problem with the structure of the heart. It is present at birth. Congenital heart defects are the most common type of birth ...
  5. Dental Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    It's important to take care of your mouth and teeth starting in childhood. If you don't, you could have problems with your teeth and gums - like cavities or ...
  6. Gum Disease (National Library of Medicine)  
    If you have gum disease, you're not alone. Many U.S. adults currently have some form of the disease. It ranges from simple gum inflammation, called gingivitis, ...