I. I. LEMANN, M.D., F.A.C.P.
The present communication is made as a contribution to the study of two problems: first, the production of murmurs in coronary infarction; and second, the pathogenesis of subacute bacterial endocarditis. The occurrence of murmurs and of subacute bacterial endocarditis in relation to coronary infarction have both been repeatedly reported. The significance which I wish to attribute to them in the light of the case to be reported is new.
Male, aged 53 (at the time of the attack), suffered a coronary infarction on January 2, 1931. The evidence was convincing. He had pain in his chest and numbness
LEMANN II. SUBACUTE BACTERIAL ENDOCARDITIS OF THE MITRAL VALVE PREVIOUSLY RENDERED INCOMPETENT BY INFARCTION OF THE PAPILLARY MUSCLE AND SHORTENING OF THE CHORDAE TENDINAE1. Ann Intern Med. ;9:1587–1595. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-9-11-1587
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1936;9(11):1587-1595.
Cardiology, Endocarditis, Infectious Disease, Streptococcal Infections, Valvular Heart Disease.
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