Case Report

Co-Inciding Native Infective Endocarditis and COVID-19 in an Older Patient: A Case Report


Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an ongoing pandemic caused by Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). Patients with infective endocarditis (IE) and COVID-19 can present similar signs and symptoms; thus, it may be difficult for clinicians to diagnose such infections. This report presented a patient diagnosed with IE and co-infected with COVID-19. This case highlights that every physician should consider COVID-19 infection when evaluating patients with IE.

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IssueVol 6 No 6 (2021): November-December QRcode
SectionCase Report(s)
COVID-19 Endocarditis Coinfection

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Selçuk M, Cinar T, Çiçek V, Kılıç Şahhan, Yalçınkaya E, Orhan A. Co-Inciding Native Infective Endocarditis and COVID-19 in an Older Patient: A Case Report. CRCP. 2022;6(6):239-241.