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Question of the Week
Which of the following patient histories MOST likely indicates a need for perioperative infective endocarditis prophylaxis in a 4-year-old patient undergoing tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy?
A. VSD patch repair at 1 year of age
B. Rheumatic heart disease at 2 years of age
C. Heart transplant with normal valve function at 2 years of age
D. Prosthetic mitral valve replacement at 1 year of age