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  • #91
    Re: I have had the following procedure...

    Hi Todd,
    Welcome to the board!

    When you get a chance, please go to the "Hello! My name is . . ." forum and introduce yourself there; you'll get many more responses.

    And a special welcome to another person from Tampa!

    Gordon
    Myectomy on Feb. 5, 2007.

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    • #92
      Re: I have had the following procedure...

      Well, just starting here tonight.
      I was told today that the Myectomy is my best route and will be going in for it in the next few months.

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      • #93
        Re: I have had the following procedure...

        Welcome J,
        Please come and introduce yourself in the "Hello, my name is" There is a lot of good information and support here....Hope you are connected with a Center of Excellence.....very important especially if looking toward surgery.
        After years of symptoms:
        Officially Diagnosed HOCM 2006
        Myectomy 3/11/13 at non-COE
        Extended Myectomy 7/23/14
        At Mayo with Dr. Joseph Dearani

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        • #94
          I am a month out of having my extended septal myectomy on Nov 8th 2016. I feel good just wish the scabs would fall off my drainage tube sights. I had the procedure done at the mayo clinic in Minnesota. Waiting to start my cardiac rehab. The scariest part of the whole ordeal was the 2 nights of afib.

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          • #95
            I have had an extended septal myectomy on Nov 8, 2016 at the mayo clinic in minnesota. My recovery is goung well. Getting stronger every day. I have an icd placed, i have had chf 3 times and 4 strokes i have 4 stents in place. Also have copd. But I do feel different after the surgery. Looking forward to starting my cardiac rehab.

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