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    gerrychuck replied to the thread Is it Curtains for me?.
    I think you are taking the most productive approach you can, Protime. Inform yourself as best you can in preparation for the...
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    My surgeon told me my valve was tested to last 50 years........I thought it would last 20 years. We were both wrong! August 16, 1967 -...
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    gerrychuck replied to the thread Pacemaker!.
    Excellent summary. I discussed biventricular pacing with the surgeon who put my pacer in; he acknowledged that right ventricular pacing...
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    gerrychuck reacted to Lynn's post in the thread Pacemaker! with Like Like.
    Good point on the maximum heart rate gerry, I should have clarified that the upper limit doesn’t apply to many folks that are paced...
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    gerrychuck replied to the thread Pacemaker!.
    I needed a pacer about 5 years after my mitral replacement. I had a left bundle branch block, and with occasional gaps of up to 3...
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    gerrychuck replied to the thread Rather than just bump it....
    God forbid the good doctor be embarrassed by exposure to reality as regards anticoagulation lol. I certainly would never be allowed...
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    gerrychuck replied to the thread Mitral valve surgery.
    I had a flail leaflet and had emergency mitral valve surgery in late 2012. Mine was emergent, and wasn't accurately diagnosed until I...
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