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    hey everyone went to cardiologist today because i started having chest pains, headaches and shortness of breathe again after 2 months of being ok. he suggests surgery but wants me to see dr lever for his opinion so i am off to cleveland clinic tomorrow evening to see dr lever on friday morning. so i will let you guys know when i know if i have to have surgery or not.
    Cleveland Myectomy Crew july 2003

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    Amanda, best wishes, we'll all be thinking of you, praying for you. Anxious to hear your report - Linda


    • #3
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      Amanda, wishing you the best of luck.


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


      • #4
        Re: cardiologist

        You will be in good hands - take care of yourself and send our regards to Cleveland!
        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)


        • #5
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          Safe travels! Good thoughts are coming your way from Jersey!!


          • #6
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            All the best Amanda, you will be in my prayers too. Let us know how you get on.
            (Auck, NZ)


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