Stroke in a Feverish Patient with COVID-19 Infection and Unknown Endocarditis.

Stroke in a Feverish Patient with COVID-19 Infection and Unknown Endocarditis. J Clin Neurol. 2020 Oct;16(4):707-708 Authors: Mantero V, Rigamonti A, Basilico P, Sangalli D, Scaccabarozzi C, Salmaggi A PMID: 33029982 [PubMed]
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