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2,619 Possible Causes for Leads, Pacemaker

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  • Urinary Tract Infection

    We describe the case of a 71-year-old woman who developed progressive cognitive impairment following insertion of a permanent pacemaker for sinoatrial arrests.[] Our report highlights the need to consider A. urinae as a causative agent of urinary tract infections because if not identified and properly treated it may lead to endocarditis[] […] to the outside) or the ureters (the tubes leading from the kidneys to the bladder.)[]

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    Interstitial cells of Cajal are known as the pacemaker cells of the gut and help digest food and move it through the gut.[] Work absenteeism is substantial, leading to considerable socio-economic impact.[] The use of multiplex PCR panels in routine diagnostics likely leads to improved case management and higher case numbers in surveillance systems.[]

  • Tricuspid Valve Stenosis

    pacemaker.[] […] leaflet, or fibrotic adherence between the lead and the valvular apparatus.[] An excessive loop of a ventricular lead, especially a subvalvular loop, can cause opening limitation of the tricuspid valve, and the entangling of the lead in the subvalvular[]

  • Sick Sinus Syndrome

    First case was diagnosed as sick sinus syndrome at 8 weeks of gestation having Mobitz type I heart block (Wenckebach block), and needed temporary pacemaker during caesarean[] This anomaly resulted in difficulty in implanting a traditional hook-on atrial lead.[] Abstract A 49-year-old woman experienced syncope 10 months after DDD pacemaker implantation for sick sinus syndrome.[]

  • Pneumopericardium

    Abstract Cardiac perforation is an infrequent but potentially life-threatening complication of pacemaker implantation.[] A 75-year-old man presented with a spontaneous right pneumothorax and pneumopericardium following right atrial pacemaker lead perforation, which is a rare complication, with[] A permanent pacemaker implantation was recommended.[]

  • Brucella Melitensis

    Abstract We report a case that, to the best of our knowledge, is the only published instance of infection of a pacemaker and its leads by Brucella melitensis.[] The etiology of the disease is unknown but viral, bacterial, protozoal and neoplastic as well as physicochemical agents may stimulate a particular immune response leading[] Abstract Brucellosis may lead to complications that affect different organ systems, including the liver and spleen.[]

  • Dextrocardia

    The literature regarding implantation of pacemaker in dextrocardia is scarce.[] Dextrocaria can be detected in a 12-lead ECG. An alerting sign is a P and QRS inversion in lead 1.[] The leads were connected to a double-chamber pacemaker.[]

  • Scar Tissue

    This was treated successfully by local radiotherapy after extraction of the pacemaker and implantation of a new pacemaker on the opposite side.[] In certain circumstances, the granulation leads to contraction of the scar and to poor structural organisation of the components of regenerating muscle and scar tissue.[] It is commonly advised to avoid scar tissue while placing the LV lead. However, whether individual patients benefit from this strategy remains unclear.[]

  • Hemothorax

    Author information 1 Department of Cardiology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy. [email protected] Abstract Perforation and migration of pacemaker electrodes into the[] Prague, Faculty of Medicine and University Hospital in Hradec Kralove, Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic. [email protected] Abstract Cardiac ventricle perforation by a pacemaker[] […] after Fundectomy S 828 Esophageal Hiatus Hernias Symptoms Surgical Techniques Recur 830 Asang E Film 248 876 833 Badziong H U 179 840 Oehl R A 203 844 Programmable Cardiac Pacemaker[]

  • Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy

    Because of their role in pacemaker function, defective HCN channels are natural candidates for contributing to epileptogenesis.[] We present a patient with WS and idiopathic generalized epilepsy who had been wrongly diagnosed with focal epilepsy, which leads to the prescription of carbamazepine with[] […] study is to identify evidence of hyperexcitability in precisely measured visual evoked responses and to understand the nature of changes in excitation and inhibition that lead[]

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