Flashcards in Scenarios 25 + 26 - (mini cases) Deck (4)
Recall 4 possible causes of cavitating lesions in the heart
Inflammation (rheumatoid arthritis)
Recall 3 possible causes of lung infection that may cause a cavitating lesion to form
3. Klebsiella (most common in alcoholics)
What is the most likely diagnosis in a young patient with peripheral oedema and hypoalbuminaemia, that has no heart signs?