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LindaSo Diagnosed with HCM 4/07 no family history. Myectomy 4/08. ICD implanted 10/08 Find out more about LindaSo
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  • Happy Birthday gfox42

    Well, well, well. We have another moderator's birthday. Gordon, enjoy your day and your next trip around the sun.

    Thanks for all you do!
    Onward and Upward !

    Diagnosed 4/07 HCM with fixed & dynamic obstruction
    Myectomy with resected cordonae tendonae 4/08 CCF
    ICD 10/08

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    Re: Happy Birthday gfox42

    Happy Natal Day Gordon!
    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: Happy Birthday gfox42

      A great one to you!



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        Re: Happy Birthday gfox42

        Happy Birthday Gordon!!!! Have a great day!!!!

        Dx'ed 4/11 with "left ventricular hypertrophy"
        Re-dx'ed by a new cardiologist 4/13 at age 51 with possible HCM.
        Went to Tufts 7/13 and verified HCM with obstruction.
        Going in for a Myectomy and a Maze procedure on 11/13/13


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          Re: Happy Birthday gfox42

          May you have a great Birthday, Gordon!!!!!

          John F.
          had HCM since birth
          'enlarged heart' identified in 96'
          HOCM dx in 7/08
          Myectomy 8/09
          extended Myectomy 5/10
          'End stage' HCM dx 8/10
          CRT-D implanted 9/10
          evaluated for Transplant 11/10
          Listed for transplant 6/11


          • #6
            Re: Happy Birthday gfox42

            Thanks, all!

            Myectomy on Feb. 5, 2007.


            • #7
              Re: Happy Birthday gfox42

              Gordon happy birthday. and its Canadian thanksgiving. I will have some pumpkin pie foe u!


              • #8
                Re: Happy Birthday gfox42

                Happy Belated B-day
                Dx 1995 with non-obstructed HCM, verapamil 120mg
                2004, ICD, battery recall and migration x2 (3 surgeries)
                2007, 26 inappropriate shocks fr. Lead failure, two lead extraction surgeries...(total 8 surgeries in 4 years NO FUN)
                Since 2008, Living without ICD.......
                2011 First chest pains, frequent Began thinking about new ICD,,,,
                10-2014 I'm ready!


                • #9
                  Re: Happy Birthday gfox42

                  Happy belated Birthday Gordon!
                  ICD 1/20/10
                  Myectomy 8/25/10
                  @ Johns Hopkins
                  Surgeon Duke Cameron