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A 22-year-old female presents with intermittent fever and chills for 2 weeks.

A 22-year-old female presents with intermittent fever and chills for 2 weeks. She has no past medical history, but reports using intravenous heroin several times a week. Physical examination reveals a febrile, ill-appearing woman with a heart murmur. Blood cultures are most likely to reveal which of the following organisms?

A.

S. aureus

B.

Streptococcus pneumoniae

C.

Streptococcus viridans

D.

Pseudomonas aeruginosa

E.

Candida albicans

Please Select at least one option.