When is echocardiography indicated in the workup of gonorrhea?

Updated: Sep 07, 2018
  • Author: Brian Wong, MD; Chief Editor: Pranatharthi Haran Chandrasekar, MBBS, MD  more...
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Because of the potential severity of pericarditis and endocarditis, a cardiologic examination, including echocardiography, is recommended, even though these conditions are rare.


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