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    Hi, Im 32 and have and ICD placed (last April first one second was placed in Oct-long story) Just wanting to say howdy...
    ~Wendy~
    Wife to Robert
    Mom to Sara (almost 16mths)


    Hypotrophic Cardiomyopathy with ICD placement

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    Hi there. Welcome. Feel free to share your store whenever you're comfortable.

    Reenie
    Reenie

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    Husband has HCM.
    3 kids - ages 23, 21, & 19. All presently clear of HCM.

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      Wendy, Welcome. We'll look forward to hearing more from you. Linda

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        Wendy

        I would like to welcome you to our group and please feel free to ask us anything you are now among friends

        Shirley
        Diagnosed 2003
        Myectomy 2-23-2004
        Husband: Ken
        Son: John diagnosed 2004
        Daughter: Janet (free of HCM)

        Grandchildren: Drew 15,Aaron 13,Karen 9,Connor 9

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          Hi Wendy.

          Welcome to the family. We would love to hear more about you when you are ready to share. I too have a loved one who is no longer here.

          Peace,

          Leon
          God Squad co-moderator
          Nothing is as gentle as strength and nothing is as strong as gentleness

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            Wendy,
            Welcome to the HCMA! How are you doing with your pregnancy?

            Best wishes,
            Lisa
            Knowledge is power ... Stay informed!
            YOU can make a difference - all you have to do is try!

            Dx age 12 current age 46 and counting!
            lost: 5 family members to HCM (SCD, Stroke, CHF)
            Others diagnosed living with HCM (or gene +) include - daughter, niece, nephew, cousin, sister and many many friends!
            Therapy - ICD (implanted 97, 01, 04 and 11, medication
            Currently not obstructed
            Complications - unnecessary pacemaker and stroke (unrelated to each other)

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              Hi Wendy and welcome to the board. Like Shirley said, feel free to ask anything. (Lord knows I do.)

              Hope to see you on the board.

              Hugs,
              Eve
              49 yrs. old
              Diagnosed at 31.
              Cardiac Arrest 2003, RF Ablation in AZ, no positive result -
              First ICD 2003 - In 2006 lead went bad, abandoned lead, threaded new one & new generator
              Myectomy 5-5-05 at The Cleveland Clinic - Dr. Lever & Dr. Smedira -heart surgeon.
              Currently have Grade 2 Diastolic Dysfunction with pulmonary hypertension & pulmonary edema.
              My brother passed away suddenly at 34 yrs old from HCM.
              2 teenage children, ages 17 and 15.

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