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Dad just had pacemaker/defibrillator put in. Immediately after implant seems to have very laboured breathing, lots of chest stomach movement. Causes?

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Dr. Harinder Gill
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Dyspnea

This is abnormal and needs IMMEDIATE attention ,if necessary go to the ER

In brief: Dyspnea

This is abnormal and needs IMMEDIATE attention ,if necessary go to the ER
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Dr. Vijay Iyer
The symptoms are concerning. Either seek attention in ER or call the doctor who placed the pacemaker.
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