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Conventional lead implantation requires fluoroscopic guidance. This may be problematic in certain patient groups such as pregnant patients. We report a case of an implantable cardioverter defibrillator implantation without fluoroscopy in a pregnant patient.
Congenital Long QT syndrome (LQTS) is a cardiac channelopathy, which leads to prolongation of the QT interval. This prolongation can lead to ventricular tachyarrhythmias, syncope, and sudden cardiac death. There are various types of LQTS associated with the mutations, which affect the genes coding the ion channels in the myocardial cells. Because of the… (More)