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    Hi Everyone!!! My twin daughters that are 9 now went to the cardiologist for the first time this week. I am happy to say that right now they are not showing any signs of the disease YAY. They will not be need to be seen until they are 11 unless there are symptoms. I am so relieved!!! I just wanted to share our good news with you all.


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    That is wonderful! I know you have to be relieved. I pray they will never develop the disease. Thanks, Janet
    My son James, Age 18, diagnosed in January, 05. AICD - 4/5/05 at Tufts NEMC. Myectomy -1/25/06 at NEMC. Currently having heart failure issues. James' father and uncle both have HCM and AICDs. James dad, Carlton, had Myectomy at Cleveland on 4/10/06. James Medtronic recalled lead fractured 5/26/11. Had Biventricular Cardiac Resynchronization AICD put in on 6/3/11 Emory Midtown.

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      I'm really glad ot hear they're clear for now!!!

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

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        Thanks Ladies for the support!! My newborn son was checked and is in the clear for now as well. We had a scare after he was born with an irregular ekg but his echo and ekgs after have all been good. Now I just have to get my 2 year old checked now that I see it can happen sooner than the teens. I dont want to take any chances with these special people that I have. Thanks again for your support!! It is good to have a place I dont have to explain OVER AND OVER LOL


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