Tricuspid endocarditis is relatively frequent in injective drug abusers.
2DE 4-chamber view showing a mass attached at the non-septal leaflet of the tricuspid valve.
3DE volume rendering of the valve seen en face from the ventricle allows precise localization of the mass on the posterior leaflet and to appreciate its size.
3DE volume rendering of the valve seen en face from the atrium allows visualization of the complex shape of the mass.
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