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  • what about alcohol albation in kids?

    does anyone know what it is my sons doctor was talking about it once than i saw a sign in the lobby of the hospital and a kid had it when he was 6 ...hes now 23 and the sign says it was perfect? any one know about this?

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    Re: what about alcohol albation in kids?

    A BIG NO!

    This procedure is far to risky in a child -- in fact newer data is showing that it may be a larger risk for adults than previously thought.

    Simply state - -NO ABLATIONS in KIDS.

    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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      Re: what about alcohol albation in kids?

      wow really oh man thank you see i really didnt know that and thank god i asked ...lisa what would we do without you? so now i know and that answer is and always will be no gee i really gotta learn more about hcm