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Published online: 2007-10-03
Submitted: 2012-12-28
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Case report
Twiddler syndrome – a rare complication of ICD implantation

Michał Waśniewski, Przemysław Mitkowski, Krystian Stanek, Romuald Ochotny, Andrzej Cieśliński
Kardiol Pol 2007;65(9):1094-1096.

open access

Vol 65, No 9 (2007)
Other
Published online: 2007-10-03
Submitted: 2012-12-28

Abstract

Twiddler syndrome is a rare complication after pacemaker or ICD implantation. We present a case of a man who experienced 7 inappropriate ICD shocks because of this complication. Treatment included total system removal and new device implantation on the right side

Abstract

Twiddler syndrome is a rare complication after pacemaker or ICD implantation. We present a case of a man who experienced 7 inappropriate ICD shocks because of this complication. Treatment included total system removal and new device implantation on the right side
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Keywords

twiddler syndrome; ICD

About this article
Title

Case report
Twiddler syndrome – a rare complication of ICD implantation

Journal

Kardiologia Polska (Polish Heart Journal)

Issue

Vol 65, No 9 (2007)

Pages

1094-1096

Published online

2007-10-03

Bibliographic record

Kardiol Pol 2007;65(9):1094-1096.

Keywords

twiddler syndrome
ICD

Authors

Michał Waśniewski
Przemysław Mitkowski
Krystian Stanek
Romuald Ochotny
Andrzej Cieśliński

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