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A 46-year-old female asked about a 57-year-old male:

Is there any side side effects of implanting 2 chambers pacemaker? what is the advantage of a single and dual chamber?thank you

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Dr. Rick Koch
Cardiology 23 years experience
Dual: Chamber preferred if sinus rhythm present...No difference in potential complications.
Last updated Dec 13, 2017


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