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  • Keanu's echo

    Hi there -

    Just wanted to get input before I go to Keanu's echo on the 4th of March. What information do I specifically need to ask for to get the different numbers that I see people talking about. I don't want to miss even the tiniest bit of information....

    Thanks in advance.

    SheliRenee
    Mom of Keanu
    4 years old (will be in March)
    Dx at 2 days old with Biventricular hypertrophy
    Dx at 6 weeks with HOCM
    Dx at 5 months with V-tach
    Dx at 3 with Noonan Syndrome

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    an easy one

    Dear Shel,

    this is the one time where you don't have to ask --except for a copy of the report. When you get the echo report (usually about 2 weeks after the test), it will have all the fancy numbers on it and you can read Lisa's echo guide and ask us for help translating it into English.

    S

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      SheliRenee,

      When you get the echo results, you can look at Lisa's post on how to read the #'s. However, remember that those standard #'s she quotes are for adults. Since Keanu is so little, you will have to ask what normal standards are for his age.

      Reenie
      Reenie

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

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