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Infective Endocarditis (Splinter Hemorrhages)

Infective Endocarditis (Splinter Hemorrhages)
Infective Endocarditis (Splinter Hemorrhages)

Small streaks of red can be seen under the fingernails in people who have infective endocarditis.

Image courtesy of CDC/Dr. Thomas F. Sellers via the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Public Health Image Library.