Libman-Sacks endocarditis

noun
Lib·​man-Sacks endocarditis | \ ˈlib-mən-ˈsaks- How to pronounce Libman-Sacks endocarditis (audio) \

Medical Definition of Libman-Sacks endocarditis

: a noninfectious form of verrucous endocarditis associated with systemic lupus erythematosus

called also Libman-Sacks disease, Libman-Sacks syndrome

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“Libman-Sacks endocarditis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Libman-Sacks%20endocarditis. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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