OTHER WORDS FROM endocarditisen·do·car·dit·ic [en-doh-kahr-dit-ik], /ˌɛn doʊ kɑrˈdɪt ɪk/, adjective
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Endocarditis, is inflammation of the endocardium, which is the lining membrane of the internal surface of the heart.The New Gresham Encyclopedia|Various
Abscess in the spleen occasionally occurs, usually in association with infective endocarditis or with general pyaemia.
In pneumococcic meningitis, endocarditis and pleuritis, 3% of salicylic acid should be added to this oil.
Organisms circulating in the blood are prone to lodge on the valves of the heart and give rise to endocarditis.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
As a result of endocarditis, one or more of the valves may be seriously damaged, so that it leaks or becomes incompetent.