Liza Barnes, who experienced a life-threatening aortic dissection, and subsequent 9-hour emergency surgery by Joseph Huh, MD, chief of Cardiac Surgery for Kaiser Permanente in the Sacramento area, is now resting easy.
Los ataques cerebrales pueden ocurrir en cualquier momento. Un vaso sanguíneo en el cerebro se bloqueó o se reventó, lo que puede causar daño cerebral o la muerte en cuestión de minutos. Es necesario actuar rápido.
Kelli was born with a genetic heart disease called hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM). Nearly every member of her family has it: her grandmother, her mother, her aunt, four out of five of her siblings, both her kids and her three-year old grandson.