Hemoptysis: a rare complication of pacemaker implantation

Goldberg, Alexander; Rosenfeld, Inna and Marmor, Alon (2008) Hemoptysis: a rare complication of pacemaker implantation. Indian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal, 8 (1). pp. 75-76. ISSN 0972-6292

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We describe a case of hemoptysis as a rare complication of pacemaker lead insertion via the axillary approach in a patient with difficult chest anatomy.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Hemoptysis, Instrumentation, Pacing, Pacemaker Implantation, Aged, Patient
Subjects:-Journal Repositories > Indian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal
Equipment and Supplies > Surgical Equipment > Artificial Organs > Pacemaker, Artificial
Persons > Patients
Persons > Age Groups > Adult
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Hemoptysis
Therapeutics > Cardiac Pacing, Artificial
ID Code:2749
Deposited By:Indian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal
Deposited On:17 March 2008

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