volume 28, issue 10, P555-556 2020
DOI: 10.1007/s12471-020-01369-2
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Abstract: In this case we describe a 68-year-old male patient who presented with malaise after being treated for a urinary tract infection caused by enterococcus faecalis. The electrocardiogram showed atrial fibrillation and subsequent transthoracic echocardiography revealed a mobile structure on the pulmonary valve with an increased transpulmonary valve gradient (Fig. 1). Blood cultures were positive for enterococcus faecalis and PET-CT revealed F-18-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) uptake in the right ventricular outflow trac…

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