[Pacing lead extraction using an excimer laser sheath under general anesthesia].


An excimer laser sheath has recently been used for extraction of pacing and ICD leads. By using this technique, leads are removed more easily and it has to take a shorter time to extract leads. Although lead extraction with this method can cause fatal complications such as large vessel injury, little has been reported regarding anesthetic management during… (More)


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