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Pulling Problem Teeth Before Heart Surgery to Prevent Infection May Be Catch-22

Patients with dental extractions before cardiac surgery still at risk for poor outcomes, study finds   Rochester, Minn. — Feb. 27, 2014 — To pull or not to pull? That is a common question when patients have the potentially dangerous combination of abscessed or infected teeth and the need for heart surgery.  [...]

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Dr. Phillip Sheridan on Dental Problems and Gum Disease

This Mayo Clinic Medical Edge Weekend features Mayo Clinic physician Dr. Phillip Sheridan on dental problems and gum disease. Medical Edge Weekend 1-30-10

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