Pacemaker lead fracture

Case contributed by Dr Jayanth Keshavamurthy


Patient with a chest x ray for pacemaker follow up.


There is fracture involoving the insulation of the pacemaker lead. When it was replaced the the tips of the 2 leads are in right atrial appendage and right interventricular septum.

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rID: 27694
Published: 14th Feb 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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