A 25-year-oldman with Marfan syndrome and mitral valve regurgitation been healthy without other risk factors for infective endocarditis, presented with 8 days of fever, chest pain and cough. She had presented to his doctor in private clinic 13 days earlier and was prescribed antibiotics [Amoxilline 500 mg/8hrs] for a suspected respiratory tract infection. Despite this therapy, his condition progress worse and developed a fulminant rash, prompting emergent admission for further evaluation.
Keywords: Marfan syndrom; Infective endocarditis; Mitral valve regurgitation
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