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Inappropriate ICD discharges due to noise oversensing as the first sign of repetitive perforations of the right ventricular lead.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19712072     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Acute lead perforation is one of the major complications associated with implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) implantation. We describe a case with repetitive inappropriate ICD discharges due to noise oversensing as the first sign of lead perforation.
Akiko Ueda-Tatsumoto; Seiji Fukamizu; Mitsuhiro Nishizaki; Harumizu Sakurada; Masayasu Hiraoka
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2009-08-27
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE     Volume:  32     ISSN:  1540-8159     ISO Abbreviation:  Pacing Clin Electrophysiol     Publication Date:  2009 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-10-28     Completed Date:  2010-01-05     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7803944     Medline TA:  Pacing Clin Electrophysiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1481-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Cardiology, Tokyo Metropolitan Hiroo Hospital, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Defibrillators, Implantable / adverse effects*
Electric Injuries / diagnosis*,  etiology*
Electrodes, Implanted / adverse effects*
Equipment Failure*
Heart Ventricles / injuries*
Wounds, Penetrating / diagnosis*,  etiology*

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