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    L. J. Flanigan Sr. passed away June 1953 in Rockaway NJ- he died at home at the age of 43. He was a carpenter and had previously been told he had rheumatic heart. He was a very athletic man.

    T. J. Flanigan - passed away August 1990 in Stevensville MT, age 48- he had been treated for heart failure. He died suddently after spending the day at an outdoorsmen show. He returned to his car and died there. He was an avide hiker, hunter and outdoorsman. He was an extremely athletic man.

    Lori Anne Flanigan - passed away June 1995 in Rockaway NJ at the age of 36. She had been treated for HCM. She arrested in her sleep, there was sussessful CPR and defib. She was in a coma for 5 days and passed away in the hospital. She was an executive assistant at a major coporation and was not athletic.

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    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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