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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.
The death rate for infective endocarditis -- an infection where bacteria destroy the heart -- has increased, a British cardiologist warns. Despite medical improvements, the rate for infective endocarditis has been virtually unchanged for last 20 years, and now seems to be rising again, Dr.
The American Heart Association recommends antibiotics before dental procedures only for specific types of patients, a U.S. newsletter reports.
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- In medicine, cauterization.