This case report discusses the successful surgical management of a Staphylococcus aureus infection in and around a Hancock porcine valved xenograft conduit. After 14 days of persistent septicemia on antibiotics, the patient underwent replacement of the conduit. He is currently doing well, without antibiotics.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine