Latest Endocardium Stories
According to the American Heart Association approximately 15,000 people in the United States each year are diagnosed with infective endocarditis. Researchers are breaking ground on a new surgery to prevent this disease from causing death.
Oral bacteria that escape into the bloodstream are able to cause blood clots and trigger life-threatening endocarditis.
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