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  • News story/video on HCM and one family's transplant experience

    With an appearance by my surgeon, Dr. Smedira

    http://www.everydayhealth.com/heart-...6pLid%3D170372
    Diagnosed with HOCM June 2011
    Myectomy at CCF February 16, 2012
    He heals the broken in heart and binds up their wounds. Psalm 147:3

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    Re: News story/video on HCM and one family's transplant experience

    What a powerful story!
    Reenie

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

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      Re: News story/video on HCM and one family's transplant experience

      Great story. Christy, how are you doing? You were a couple of months ahead of me with your myectomy at CCF.

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        Great story! I love to hear these stories! When it says "Doctors are watching Harper, hoping that the right treatment eliminates the need for a future heart transplant" I wonder what those 'right treatments' are?
        Heather, 43, non-obstructive HCM, dx'd at age 14, AICD implanted 11-02, PVAI ablation done for a-fib and a-flutter 5-2010. 2nd PVAI done for a-flutter and a-tach 3-2014. 3rd PVAI for a-flutter June 2015, dr forgot to reset ICD settings and I went into vt and almost died, July 2015, July 2015-started tx work up, October 2015, put on list in Dallas and tx'd on November 14, 2015.

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