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  • FDA recommendations...

    This may be interesting for those in need.

    FDA ADVISORS RECOMMEND APPROVAL FOR CATHETER
    The FDA should approve CryoCath Technologies' Freezor Cryoablation System to treat atrioventricular node reentry tachycardia, the agency's Circulatory System Devices Panel recommended last week. The Freezor is a flexible, single-use, minimally invasive cryoablation catheter designed to create focal lesions to treat high-risk arrhythmias near the atrioventricular node.

    The panel's recommendation came with conditions, none of which CryoCath believes will delay the product's launch. The devicemaker said it expects a final FDA decision in June, and plans to launch the product later this year.
    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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    Wow, thanks. I might mention this to my doc next week!
    Reenie

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

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      I thought you would find that interesting!
      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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