Left Diaphragmatic Hemiparesis: An Unexpected Complication of Transvenous Lead Extraction.

@article{Martirosyan2017LeftDH,
  title={Left Diaphragmatic Hemiparesis: An Unexpected Complication of Transvenous Lead Extraction.},
  author={Mihran Martirosyan and Kadir C Caliskan and Charles Kik and Tam{\'a}s Szili-Torok},
  journal={JACC. Clinical electrophysiology},
  year={2017},
  volume={3 10},
  pages={1197-1199}
}
The rotating and cutting tip of the Evolution mechanical dilator sheath (Cook Medical Inc., Bloomington, Indiana). W e present a unique and unexpected complication, after a lead extraction in two separate patients, using a mechanical dilator sheath equipped with rotating threaded tip. A 59-year-old woman (dilated cardiomyopathy, cardiac resynchronization… CONTINUE READING