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Open Access 27-08-2021 | Image Puzzle – Question

The lead leads the way

Auteurs: S. Borges, J. I. Moreira

Gepubliceerd in: Netherlands Heart Journal

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An 86-year-old diabetic and hypertensive female with permanent atrial fibrillation (AF) presented to the emergency department with recurrent pre-syncope and one episode of syncope. The baseline electrocardiogram showed AF with a ventricular rate of 47 beats/min. Holter monitoring confirmed AF with a slow ventricular rate. The patient was then referred for single-chamber pacemaker implantation but the procedure was not uneventful. Fig. 1 shows the final position of the lead at the end of the procedure. What is the most likely diagnosis?

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S. Borges and J.I. Moreira declare that they have no competing interests.
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Titel
The lead leads the way
Auteurs
S. Borges
J. I. Moreira
Publicatiedatum
27-08-2021
Uitgeverij
Bohn Stafleu van Loghum
Gepubliceerd in
Netherlands Heart Journal
Print ISSN: 1568-5888
Elektronisch ISSN: 1876-6250
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12471-021-01622-2