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  • 4th Alcohol Ablation??????????

    My wife has had three (3) alcohol ablations in Houston and South Carolina by Dr. Spencer.

    The problem is that she has been experiencing periods of being out of breath . It is almost a daily occurrence.

    Has anybody else had a similar problem. I have never heard of dead heart tissue coming back to life?
    My wife has had 3 alcohol ablations by dr. spencer in houston and south carolina.

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    Ceemore, Welcome to our site. Glad you've found us. Please give Lisa a call in the HCMA office. Kelly will help you to set up a good time that you (and hopefully your wife also) will be able to talk about what you've been thru and info for the future. Best wishes - Linda


    HCMA office - 973-983-7429

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      I can tell you that we have heard of similar situations in others post alcohol septal ablation patients. I would highly recommend a consult with an HCM center ASAP. If you need information on available centers please contact the office.
      Best wishes,
      Lisa
      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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