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BMJ Case Reports 2009; doi:10.1136/bcr.2006.106625
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Incidental finding of endocarditis in a preterm neonate

  1. Afif El-Khuffash,
  2. Eleanor J Molloy
  1. Department of Paediatrics, National Maternity Hospital, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
  • Published 18 February 2009

Intracardiac vegetations in neonates are relatively rare and are usually diagnosed on discovery of related symptoms such as persistent thrombocytopenia, a new onset murmur or persistent sepsis.1 2 We present the case of a female twin …

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