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2013-07-01 16:26:03

Scripps Clinic only trial site in San Diego to offer MitraClip device SAN DIEGO, July 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Virginia Anderer, a native of Chicago, never thought she would see her beloved city again due to her failing heart which prevented her from traveling. But the 84-year-old Southern California resident was recently able to return to the Windy City - with her doctor's blessing - thanks in part to a minimally invasive device that has the potential to fix her leaky heart valve....