Dr. Robert Myerburg and his patient, Esperanza Perez, who had genetic testing at the University of Miami Health System, on Feb. 12, 2018. The test revealed Perez has a gene mutation that makes her prone to heart disease. Additional family members have been identified with the gene and are being treated.
Dr. Robert Myerburg and his patient, Esperanza Perez, who had genetic testing at the University of Miami Health System, on Feb. 12, 2018. The test revealed Perez has a gene mutation that makes her prone to heart disease. Additional family members have been identified with the gene and are being treated. CHARLES TRAINOR JR ctrainor@miamiherald.com
Dr. Robert Myerburg and his patient, Esperanza Perez, who had genetic testing at the University of Miami Health System, on Feb. 12, 2018. The test revealed Perez has a gene mutation that makes her prone to heart disease. Additional family members have been identified with the gene and are being treated. CHARLES TRAINOR JR ctrainor@miamiherald.com

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