Marantic or Libman-Sacks endocarditis is seen in SLE and is a post-mortem diagnosis. It is rarely clinically significant.
Sir William Osier (1849-1919) was successively Professor of Medicine in Montreal, Pennsylvania, Baltimore and Oxford. He was reputed to be a brilliant clinician and educationalist.
M. Roth (1839-1914), Professor of Pathology in Basel, Switzerland. E.G. Janeway (1841-1911) followed Austin Flint as Professor of Medicine at Bellevue Hospital, New York. E. Libman(1872-1946), US physician. B. Sacks (1873-1939), US physician who wrote on Hindu medicine.