Address the following criteria in your video, infographic, presentation digital study tool:
1. Select ONE of the infections discussed in Chapter 18 of your textbook.
2. Please address the following in your assignment:
o An overview of the disease
o A description of the causative agent
o A description of the mode of transmission
o A description of the treatment for the disease
o A brief overview of any preventative methods for transmission.
3. Be sure to add at least one reference (using APA) which exemplifies where you learned about the material. This could be your e-text or another source. If you submit a video response, be sure to additional add a text response with your reference.
4. All submissions should be in your own words. If you quote material, be sure to clearly designated these statements in quotations.
When pathogens find their way into the circulatory system, they trigger the functionality of the system. The alteration of the system makes it malfunction. If it is not treated in due time it may result in defects related to the circulatory system. This paper aims to illustrate the defects as a consequence of this. In this context, we will focus on Endocarditis which is the most common defect concerning the circulatory system. This disease causes the inner layers of the heart to swell which is called the endocardium (Rajani et al.,2020). This also affects the interventricular septum, the chordae tendineae, and the mural endocardium. There are two categories of endocarditis are; infective endocarditis and non-infective car