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What You Need To Know About Cardiomyopathy – The Disease That Attacked Country Singer Randy Travis

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Country Singer Randy Travis remains in critical condition this morning.

He's been hospitalized for over a week, after suffering congestive heart failure, followed by a stroke, and then surgery to relieve the pressure on the brain.

It's all due to something called "Viral Cardiomyopathy".

It can happen to anyone.

Dr. Chris Ingelmo is with the Stern Cardiovascular Center.

 

 

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