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Coroner: Heart Condition Ruled Cause Of Garrett Uekman Death

by The Associated Press 11/22/2011 8:30 pm

A heart condition that was likely undiagnosed killed the University of Arkansas football player who was found unconscious in his dorm room over the weekend, a coroner said Tuesday. Washington County coroner Roger Morris said that to the best of his knowledge, Garrett Uekman's condition, called cardiomyopathy, was not previously detected. In the condition, the heart becomes enlarged.