A rare, late complication after automated implantable cardioverter-defibrillator placement

Michael Shapiro, Sam Hanon, Paul Schweitzer

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Abstract

This article describes an interesting case of automated implantable cardioverter defibrillator (AICD) extrusion fifteen months after implantation. The case report is followed by a discussion of the causes and treatment of skin erosion following pacemaker/AICD insertion.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)213-216
Number of pages4
JournalIndian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal
Volume4
Issue number4
StatePublished - Oct 2004
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Extrusion
  • Pacemaker complication
  • Skin erosion

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  • Medicine(all)

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A rare, late complication after automated implantable cardioverter-defibrillator placement. / Shapiro, Michael; Hanon, Sam; Schweitzer, Paul.

In: Indian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal, Vol. 4, No. 4, 10.2004, p. 213-216.

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