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How long do pace makers last? Do they always stick out from where they put

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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Newest pacemakers

Can last 8-10 years but depends on usage.

In brief: Newest pacemakers

Can last 8-10 years but depends on usage.
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Pacers

Generally pacers last 4 to 7 years though the newer batteries have longer theoretic life.
They stick out depending on how thick the can(pulse generator) is.

In brief: Pacers

Generally pacers last 4 to 7 years though the newer batteries have longer theoretic life.
They stick out depending on how thick the can(pulse generator) is.
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