Infective endocarditis quiz

Check your symptoms and
find possible causes with AI for free

Tatsuya Shiraishi

Medically Reviewed By:

Tatsuya Shiraishi, MD

Cardiology

Please choose the symptom you are most concerned about.

It will help us optimise further questions for you.

By starting the symptom checker, you agree to the Terms of Use.

Any other symptoms?

How Ubie can help you

With an easy 3-min questionnaire, Ubie's AI-powered system will generate a free report on possible causes.

Your symptoms

Input your symptoms

Our AI

Our AI checks your symptoms

Your report

You get your personalized report

Personalized Report

✔︎  When to see a doctor

✔︎  What causes your symptoms

✔︎  Treatment information etc.

Free. No signup needed.
Developed by doctors.

Learn more about Infective endocarditis

Content updated on Jun 1, 2022

What is infective endocarditis?

Infectious endocarditis (IE) is an infection of the heart muscle's inner lining (endocardium) caused by bacteria, fungus, or germs that enter the bloodstream.

Symptoms related to infective endocarditis

  • Fever

  • My brain is not functioning right now

  • Tooth extraction in the last six months

  • Joint pain even when resting

  • Loss of appetite

  • History of heart murmur

  • Have an artificial heart valve

  • Chest pain

Questions your doctor may ask to check for infective endocarditis

Your doctor may ask these questions to diagnose infective endocarditis

  • Do you have a fever?

  • Do you have problems focusing or a reduced sense of awareness in your surroundings?

  • Have you had a tooth extraction in the past 6 months?

  • Do you have joint pain even when you are at rest?

  • Do you have less or no appetite, therefore eat less food?

Treatment for infective endocarditis

Oral or injected antibiotics are effective in treating many cases of endocarditis. Surgery may be required to repair or replace damaged heart valves as well as to remove any lingering infection.

View the symptoms of Infective endocarditis

Diseases related to Infective endocarditis

References

Tatsuya Shiraishi

Medically Reviewed By:

Tatsuya Shiraishi, MD

Cardiology

in our Medical Expert Team

Free. No signup needed.
Developed by doctors.

Ubie is supervised by 50+ medical experts worldwide

Shohei Harase

Shohei Harase, MD

Neurology

Kameda Medical Center, Japan

Sanshiro Kato

Sanshiro Kato, MD

Emergency department

Kawai Clinic, Japan

Yu Shirai

Yu Shirai, MD

Psychiatry

Yotsuya Yui Clinic, Japan

Yoshinori Abe

Yoshinori Abe, MD

Internal medicine

Co-founder of Ubie, Inc.

Rohini R

Rohini R, MD

Ear, nose, throat (ENT)

Bayshore Health Centre, India

Seiji Kanazawa

Seiji Kanazawa, MD, PHD

Obstetrics and gynecology (OBGYN)

National Center for Child Health and Development, Japan

View our medical experts