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In 2007, D'Aiuto published a paper in the New England Journal of Medicine suggesting that deep-cleaning teeth and gums under local anaesthetic resulted in healthier, more elastic arteries six months later.
The disease preferentially involves the elastic arteries including the aorta and its major branches.
The arterial system consists of the larger elastic arteries and the medium size muscular arteries.