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Are pacemakers made of metal?
10 doctors weighed in

Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
6 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Yes they have metal casings and electronic insides.

In brief: Yes
Yes they have metal casings and electronic insides.
Dr. Mark Stern
Dr. Mark Stern
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Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Yes. The outer casing is usually titanium. The inner computer circuit probably contains small amounts of silver.

In brief: Yes
Yes. The outer casing is usually titanium. The inner computer circuit probably contains small amounts of silver.
Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
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Dr. Gavin Noble
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Although some new models are safe in MRI machines.

In brief: Yes
Although some new models are safe in MRI machines.
Dr. Gavin Noble
Dr. Gavin Noble
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