Delayed isolated hemothorax caused by temporary pacemaker: a case report.

  • Hung Yi Chen
  • Published 2007 in International journal of cardiology
An 81-year-old male was admitted to our hospital with dysarthria. Electrocardiogram revealed complete atrioventricular conduction block and then temporary pacemaker was performed. Nine days later, massive hemothorax was presented, but not pericardial effusion existed by echocardiography and chest computer tomography findings. Being a rare complication of… CONTINUE READING