Patient Comments: High-Sensitivity Troponin Test - Experience

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Comment from: Kelly, 13-18 Male (Caregiver) Published: October 07

My 17-year-old son has HCM (hypertrophic cardiomyopathy) and was admitted today the first time since diagnosis with being bradycardia, with 33 bpm and a troponin of 228. They will test again to see if levels change as it might be his baseline.

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