5 doctors weighed in:
Is it safe to be under the sun for an extended period of time with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Joshua Batt
Emergency Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
It should not affect the function of the device.
Use sunscreen to protect the scar tissue.

In brief: Yes
It should not affect the function of the device.
Use sunscreen to protect the scar tissue.
Dr. Joshua Batt
Dr. Joshua Batt
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Dr. Liviu Klein
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
No relation between sun exposure and icd.

In brief: Yes
No relation between sun exposure and icd.
Dr. Liviu Klein
Dr. Liviu Klein
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Dr. Liviu Klein
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
No relation between sun exposure and icd.

In brief: Yes
No relation between sun exposure and icd.
Dr. Liviu Klein
Dr. Liviu Klein
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