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  • What did Yinka Dare die of?

    A former New York Net, Yinka Dare, died yesterday. The Associated Press quote is "had a heart attack due to an arrhythmia condition that was discovered when he was in college at George Washington".
    This looks like a possible HCM situation.
    Just wondering if this is something that the HCMA could find out.
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    Re: What did Yinka Dare die of?

    I hadn't heard about this. It's hard to say. The only way to know is to do an autopsy, I suppose. Wonder if they'll do one?

    Reenie
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      Re: What did Yinka Dare die of?

      I will see what I can find out.

      Lisa
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