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  • Happy St. Patty's Day!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!



    Diagnosed 2003
    Myectomy 2-23-2004
    Husband: Ken
    Son: John diagnosed 2004
    Daughter: Janet (free of HCM)

    Grandchildren: Drew 15,Aaron 13,Karen 9,Connor 9

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    Happy St. Pat's to you all -

    Enjoy the day!

    Lisa Flanigan Salberg
    Knowledge is power ... Stay informed!
    YOU can make a difference - all you have to do is try!

    Dx age 12 current age 46 and counting!
    lost: 5 family members to HCM (SCD, Stroke, CHF)
    Others diagnosed living with HCM (or gene +) include - daughter, niece, nephew, cousin, sister and many many friends!
    Therapy - ICD (implanted 97, 01, 04 and 11, medication
    Currently not obstructed
    Complications - unnecessary pacemaker and stroke (unrelated to each other)

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      Reenie
      Reenie

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

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      • #4
        Happy St. Pats to you all too.

        I see a wee bit of the Pattys pig flyin over head above me in yer post ther Miss Reenie. Kiss the blarney stone fer luk wi ya now.

        Pam
        Dx @ 47 with HOCM & HF:11/00
        Guidant ICD:Mar.01, Recalled/replaced:6/05 w/ Medtronic device
        Lead failure,replaced 12/06.
        SF lead recall:07,extracted leads and new device 2012
        [email protected] Tufts, Boston:10/5/03; age 50. ( [email protected] 240 mmHg ++)
        Paroxysmal A-Fib: 06-07,2010 controlled w/sotalol dosing
        Genetic mutation 4/09, mother(d), brother, son, gene+
        Mother of 3, grandma of 3:Tim,27,Sarah,33w/6 y/o old Sophia, 5 y/o Jack, Laura 34, w/ 5 y/o old Benjamin

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        • #5
          Done!

          Reenie
          Reenie

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

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          • #6
            Happy St. Patrick's Day to All!

            49 yrs. old
            Diagnosed at 31.
            Cardiac Arrest 2003, RF Ablation in AZ, no positive result -
            First ICD 2003 - In 2006 lead went bad, abandoned lead, threaded new one & new generator
            Myectomy 5-5-05 at The Cleveland Clinic - Dr. Lever & Dr. Smedira -heart surgeon.
            Currently have Grade 2 Diastolic Dysfunction with pulmonary hypertension & pulmonary edema.
            My brother passed away suddenly at 34 yrs old from HCM.
            2 teenage children, ages 17 and 15.

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            • #7
              An Irish Blessing:

              “May the blessing of light be on you, light without and light within.

              May the blessed sunlight shine upon you and warm your heart till it glows,
              Like a great peat fire, so that the stranger may come
              and warm himself at it, as well as the friend.

              And may the light shine out of the eyes of you,
              like a candle set in the windows of a house,
              Bidding the wanderer to come in out of the storm.

              And may the blessing of the rain be on you - the soft sweet rain.
              May it fall upon your spirit so that all the little flowers may spring up,
              And shed their sweetness on the air.

              And may the blessing of the great rains be on you,
              that they beat upon your spirit and wash it fair and clean,
              and leave there many a shining pool, and sometimes a star.

              And may the blessing of the earth be on you - the great round earth;
              May you ever have a kindly greeting for people you pass
              as you are going along the roads.

              And now may the Lord bless you, and bless you kindly.”
              "Some days you're the dog... some days you're the hydrant."

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              • #8
                happy saint paddys day all!!!! mike ob
                One day at a time.

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