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What are the main parts of a implantable cardioverter-defibrillator?
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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Defibrillator
Leads and generator.

In brief: Defibrillator
Leads and generator.
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Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: See below
Strictly speaking, an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator has a generator (box) and a shocking lead (wire that goes through the vein to the right ventricle).
The generator holds the circuitry and the battery, the lead delivers the shock to the heart.

In brief: See below
Strictly speaking, an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator has a generator (box) and a shocking lead (wire that goes through the vein to the right ventricle).
The generator holds the circuitry and the battery, the lead delivers the shock to the heart.
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
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