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15 Feb 2006

Hearty Issue
My dad had several heart attackes between the age of 27 and 48. It killed him at 58.

They never picked up he had a problem ... well.

I am now having what looks like Angina but the tests are coming back negative for it. However, no piece of paper will tell what I am or am not feeling.

Is it genetic? Can they miss diagnose this?
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Geneticist
geneticist

01 Jan 0001

Dear Heart

Genetic tests are now available to help doctors make the correct diagnosis of a heart condition and the best treatment strategy to be followed. If you require more information please email me at mjk@genecare.co.za.

Regards, Maritha
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