Reel syndrome: dislodgement of an active fixation lead.


A 79-years-old woman was admitted to hospital with presyncope, lightheadedness, and right pectoral pulsation. Patient had been undergone a dual-chamber pacemaker implantation 1 week ago because of total AV-block. Chest radiography showed the tined atrial lead near the superior tricuspid annulus. The active right ventricular lead was retracted under the… (More)
DOI: 10.5152/akd.2013.010


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