Journal of Medical Cases, ISSN 1923-4155 print, 1923-4163 online, Open Access
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Volume 12, Number 8, August 2021, pages 325-327

Surgical Removal of a Pacemaker Lead Entrapped by a Chiari Network: A Case Report


Figure 1.
Figure 1. Contrast material via an 8.0-Fr guiding catheter proceeding close to the tip of the entrapped atrial lead (arrow) implies the borderline of the right atrium (arrowheads). There was no evidence of tricuspid regurgitation when the catheter and entrapped atrial lead were forcefully pulled. The asterisk shows a ventricular lead screwed into the interventricular septum.