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  • Cleveland October 13

    Anyone else? It's my birthday . . . I get cake, candles, and an echo all in one package!

    Gordon
    Myectomy on Feb. 5, 2007.

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    I'll be there September 30th for testing. I hope the echo is just routine check-up and you are doing well.
    At least 5 years of symptoms.
    07/24/14: Age 45, diagnosed with HCM w/ obstruction.
    09/30/14: Tested at Cleveland Clinic (Ohio).
    January 2015: Approved for surgery.
    03/05/15: Pending myectomy & possible mitral valve replacement at Cleveland Clinic

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      Re: Cleveland October 13

      A clean bill of health is the best birthday gift anyone can get!

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        Nothing worse than celebrating in a paper gown (been there, done that)!
        As you know, my B-day is the day before and having spent one B-day at a COE is enough! At least you have relatives (sister?) nearby right?
        Marc
        Diagnosed @ 48
        Saw Dr. Michael Debakey @ age 5 - "He's fine, just a little noisy"
        Father to 3 boys 22, 25, 29 (all currently clear - pending genetics)
        AICD - Valentines Day '08, Spark Plug replaced 11/14
        After much research, I had a Myectomy @ Mayo for my 50th Birthday '08
        Quietly going insane . . .

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          Re: Cleveland October 13

          Originally posted by mbcube View Post
          Nothing worse than celebrating in a paper gown (been there, done that)!
          Now don't cut them short; CCF now has cloth gowns with original prints designed by Diane Von Furstenberg, so now Gordon can dress up in a lot more than his birthday suit! Gordon, I hope you can have a happy birthday with great test results.
          Angus Campbell
          Golden Isles Region, Southeast Georgia, USA

          Dx'd HOCM at St Luke's Roosevelt, New York City, 2005
          Myectomy Jan 9th 2014 at Cleveland Clinic
          Drs Lever and Smedira

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