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JillC RN for over 40 years, MS degree in Respiratory Nursing, Worked surgical open-heart ICU for 18 years in Chicago.. After years of symptoms finally diagnosed with HOCM in 2006. I retired from nursing 2012 due to HCM and had septal myectomy at Local hospital 2013, Redo myectomy Mayo Clinic 2014. Now doing well. Find out more about JillC
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  • Apical HCM Webinar

    November 2, 2016 at 1pm Central time....
    Experts from Mayo Clinic will be giving an interactive webinar on HCM and surgical treatment of Apical HCM....Dr. Steve Ommen, Head of Mayo HCM clinic and Dr. Schaff world renowned HCM surgeon will be speaking.
    The webinar is through: Connect.mayoclinic.org.
    I think you may need to get a password and sign up ahead of time. So don't wait until the last minute....!
    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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    Hi Jill,

    Thanks for the heads up on the webinar! I will try to get on with them. I am doing well. Slower, but that is probably my age as well as the HCM. Still working, which is what they recommended for me to keep active. All of my children as well as grandchildren have been checked. So far, so good! I keep saying my prayers about that!

    How are you doing? I have not been on the site for some time, so I am out of touch with the happenings. I have received the notices for the trial studies, but, age seems to exclude me from most of them! Can't fight that one! LOL!

    Thanks again for reminder,

    Dennis
    Diagnosed 1988
    ICD Feb 2014
    Mayo Dr Ommen 3/2014

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