Gastric pacemaker for gastroparesis

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell

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Crohn's disease.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female

Gastric pacemaker

Case Discussion

Gastric pacemaker looks like a cardiac pacemaker, with 2 leads entering the gastric lumen at the fundus and imbedded into the gastric wall.

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Case information

rID: 19840
Published: 16th Oct 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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