Dr. Richard H. Nagelberg talks about a study published in the Journal of Oral Microbiology that examined the bacteria present in healthy coronary artery tissues from patients with atherosclerosis. The results found P. gingivalis to be present in the majority. Read more about the questions that this presents as well as how salivary testing fits in by following Dr. Nagelberg’s latest blog, "Making the Oral-Systemic Connection," on DentistryIQ.

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