endocarditis is probably more frequent than pericarditis, and the aortic are more liable than the other valves to suffer.
Gonorrhoea too is often associated with a febrile polyarthritis, and rarely with an endocarditis at the same time.
Of the circulatory system:—Myocarditis, endocarditis, Thrombosis.
The existence of polyarthritis, of peri- or endocarditis, of pneumonia or pleurisy, does not contraindicate the cold bathing.
endocarditis, is inflammation of the endocardium, which is the lining membrane of the internal surface of the heart.
endocarditis frequently occurs as a complication of rheumatism, some of the specific or zymotic fevers, specific poisoning, etc.
Moreover, it is a gratuitous assertion to say that endocarditis exists in all cases of the disease.
In pneumococcic meningitis, endocarditis and pleuritis, 3% of salicylic acid should be added to this oil.
It is a very common result of endocarditis extending into the aorta, which we find perhaps the most frequent seat of atheroma.
Organisms circulating in the blood are prone to lodge on the valves of the heart and give rise to endocarditis.
endocarditis en·do·car·di·tis (ěn'dō-kär-dī'tĭs)
Inflammation of the endocardium.