Micra leadless pacemaker retrieval in a pediatric patient

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We present a case of a 13-year old patient with partially reversibly post-operative heart block who underwent leadless pacemaker placement. After post-anesthesia wretching/gagging episode she developed device microdislodgement and increased/intolerable capture thresholds. The device was removed and another placed with adequate thresholds for good longevity.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)132-134
Number of pages3
JournalIndian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal
Issue number3
StatePublished - May 1 2020

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  • Leadless pacemaker removal
  • Pediatric


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