Lots of Clots
non-bacterial thrombic endocarditis, NBTE, case reports, malignancies, anticoagulation therapy
Cardiology | Cardiovascular Diseases | Diagnosis | Internal Medicine
Non-bacterial Thrombotic Endocarditis is a rare condition, usually associated with malignancy or autoimmune conditions, such as Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. Patients are typically asymptomatic, but may present with signs and symptoms of systemic emboli, and many are then found to have cardiac valvular vegetations.
Publisher or Conference
Southern California Chapter of the American College of Physicians
Daftari D, et al. Lots of Clots. Poster presented at: Southern California Chapter of the ACP; October 12, 2019; Carlsbad, CA.