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Drummer Beating Heart Disease

Posted by danasparks, Mar 24, 2014

Mayo Clinic 150th LogoAll Justin ever wanted to do was play drums in a rock and roll band, but a serious heart problem, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, silenced his music. With doubts about living to see his 24th birthday, he went to Mayo Clinic to find help and hope.  [TRT 3:30]

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This is a special report produced for the Mayo Clinic 150th Anniversary Collection of Stories. To view other stories and learn more about Mayo Clinic's sesquicentennial, please click here.



Tags: cardiac surgery, Cardiology, Dr Hartzell Schaff, Dr Ommen, Dr Schaff, Dr Steve Ommen, HL, Justin Vigile, Mayo Clinic 150th anniversary, Mayo Clinic Sesquicentennial, Pkg, #MayoClinic150, Mayo Clinic Collection of Stories


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