marantic endocarditis


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marantic endocarditis

[mə′ran·tik ‚en·dō‚kär′dīd·əs]
(medicine)
Nonbacterial thrombic endocarditis, usually associated with neoplasm or other debilitating disease.
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4] The growth appearance of a PFE can mimic bacterial vegetations and marantic endocarditis, but microscopic evaluation will help in distinguishing between these entities.