MGM Journal of Medical Sciences

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 158--160

Transhepatic venous approach to permanent pacemaker implantation in a patient with no conventional access site


Nitesh Karnire1, Pravat K Dash1, Nishita C Pujary2 
1 Department of Cardiology, Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Medical Sciences, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
2 Department of Radiology, Dr. C. M. Poojari Nursing Home, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Nitesh Karnire
L-5/39, Vrindavan Colony, Tilak Nagar, Chembur, Mumbai, Maharashtra.
India

Permanent pacemakers are generally done through subclavian venous access. We present a case of transhepatic venous approach to a permanent pacemaker in a patient who had bilateral obstructed subclavian vein and superior vena cava (SVC) secondary to previous permanent pacemaker infection.


How to cite this article:
Karnire N, Dash PK, Pujary NC. Transhepatic venous approach to permanent pacemaker implantation in a patient with no conventional access site.MGM J Med Sci 2020;7:158-160


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Karnire N, Dash PK, Pujary NC. Transhepatic venous approach to permanent pacemaker implantation in a patient with no conventional access site. MGM J Med Sci [serial online] 2020 [cited 2020 Oct 31 ];7:158-160
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