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Experience:  MBBS/FCPS/MRCP U.K(R), Senior Registrar Cardiology
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My wife has Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with a-fib. She has

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My wife has Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with a-fib. She has complete heart block and is pacer dependent and she has a hole in her heart between the left atrium and the right ventricle. All has been well, but she woke up this afternoon freezing cold and has a temperature of 96.8. Should we be concerned, or can she jsut schedule a doctors appointment for the next few days?
JA: Do you know if your family has a history of heart disease? In general, how would you describe your health lately?
Customer: Her health lately has been good. She does have history of HCM in her family
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: The hole in her heart was caused during a septal myectomy to help correct her HCM. This surgery was about 18 months ago.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Cardiology
Expert:  lordburray replied 9 months ago.

I'm sorry to hear about her symptoms. Any chest pain or shortness of breath?