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  • Reenie
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    Cynthia,

    I'll be thinking of you. Take care of yourself and keep us posted.

    Reenie

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  • Sarah
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    you

    Dear Cyn,

    I'm VERY glad you are getting an ICD. Keep us posted on how you are doing.

    Scan technology is going gangbusters, so I'm sure the CT and PETs, etc. will be great.

    Take care,

    S

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  • Cynaburst
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    further info. on me

    For anyone else who is interested, I am getting a Medtronic ICD next week. I am a 38 year old woman with a questionable family history and documented NSVT which seems to be getting worse. I also have had a recent pre-syncope episode, so after 4 opinions and additional testing, all docs voted for the ICD, even though I can't have MRI's any longer to follow my benign brain tumor which was removed last year.

    (The brain surgeon said that CT scans would be good enough, and that I am probably cured anyway...at least I hope!) The way I look at it, there is too much $$$$ invested in me at this point to not get an ICD. The brain surgeries cost around $350K, so what's another $75K to my insurance co.

    Besides, my toddler son would probably rather that I stay around to drive him to pre-school!

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  • Cynaburst
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    Hi Heather,

    I will write you privately also, but I am having it next Thursday. The doctor is currently in China, but will be back next week.

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  • heather
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    Cynaburst-How are you??

    Cynthia,

    Have you had your implant yet? Just wondering how you are!! My computer crashed and I lost everything, so I don't have your email address anymore. Write me!

    Heather

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