Septal Myectomy

Posted by ch665296f @ch665296f, Dec 16, 2022

I am wondering if I am a candidate for a septal myectomy. I have apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, myocardial bridging, NSVT, brachycardia, Mitral valve prolapse, among others. I am currently on numerous medications. I am a 75 yr. old male whose wife recently and suddenly passed away. I am a little afraid of having a heart issue being alone. Would a septal myectomy improve my heart conditions and ease my anxiety.

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Sorry to hear about your wife. Im no expert, but I did see here (somewhere) that an 80 year old had a septal myectomy. Keep reading in the hypertrophic cardiomyopathy threads, you may find it.

I have the apical obstructive cardiomyopathy also. Lots of anxiety, I agree.

Take care yourself

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