Endocarditis D004696

Diseases [C] » Cardiovascular Diseases [C14] » Heart Diseases » Endocarditis

Description

Inflammation of the inner lining of the heart (ENDOCARDIUM), the continuous membrane lining the four chambers and HEART VALVES. It is often caused by microorganisms including bacteria, viruses, fungi, and rickettsiae. Left untreated, endocarditis can damage heart valves and become life-threatening.   MeSH

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Endocarditis, Bacterial
11 drugs (10 approved, 1 experimental)


Phase 3 Indicated Drugs (1)

Phase 2 Indicated Drugs (1)

Other Experimental Indicated Drugs (3)


Organization Involved with Phase 3 Indications (3)

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