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November 1, 2011 · Leave a Comment

Heart repair doesn’t slow baseball player for long

By Stacy Theobald Stacy Theobald (@stacytheobald)

Austin Adamson, 19, was a day away from having heart surgery that would require a median sternotomy – “cracking open” the sternum (breastbone) to reach the heart – when he learned he was a candidate for a less-invasive procedure at Mayo Clinic. Adamson, who lives in Wilmer, Minn., had an atrial septal defect, a congenital […]

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