Accidental transarterial implantation of dual chamber pacemaker leads in the left ventricle and the right coronary artery.

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Implantation of permanent pacemaker systems is associated with a low rate of complications. The case of a 72-year-old woman is described who suffered from a cluster of complications related to permanent pacemaker implantation. Besides major bleeding, requiring transfusion and pneumothorax, malposition of both pacemaker leads in the arterial system occurred… (More)

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@article{Overbeck2005AccidentalTI, title={Accidental transarterial implantation of dual chamber pacemaker leads in the left ventricle and the right coronary artery.}, author={Matthias Overbeck and Christof Kolb and Claus Schmitt and Albert Schoemig and R{\"u}diger Lange}, journal={Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE}, year={2005}, volume={28 5}, pages={469-71} }