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Clinical Research in Cardiology

, Volume 95, Issue 10, pp 547–549 | Cite as

Late pacemaker twiddler syndrome

  • Ihsan DursunEmail author
  • Osman Yesildag
  • Korhan Soylu
  • Ozcan Yilmaz
  • Erdogan Yasar
  • Murat Meric
CLINICAL CORRESPONDENCE

Keywords

Brachial Plexus Cardiac Pacemaker Pectoralis Muscle Serous Fluid Size Battery 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ihsan Dursun
    • 1
    Email author
  • Osman Yesildag
    • 1
  • Korhan Soylu
    • 1
  • Ozcan Yilmaz
    • 1
  • Erdogan Yasar
    • 1
  • Murat Meric
    • 1
  1. 1.Ondokuz Mayis UniversitesiTip Fakultesi, Kardiyoloji BolumuKurupelit SamsunTurkey

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