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Post by DebW » April 17th, 2017, 10:40 am ... r_referral

I thought I read somewhere that Abbott was going to buy Medtronic. Did anyone else see that?

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Post by freckles1880 » April 17th, 2017, 1:56 pm

Interesting information about the manufacturer.

They are or have bought St. Jude. Not Medtronic.

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