Loading...
SHARE

http://www.emedtv.com/twittershare.html?status=Currently+reading+Implantable+Defibrillator+Placement+Risks+--+Lung+Problems%2c+Including+Pneumonia+on+eMedTV%3a+http%3a%2f%2fheart.emedtv.com%2fimplantable-defibrillator-video%2fimplantable-defibrillator-placement-risks----lung-problems%2c-including-pneumonia-video.html
Email Video

Implantable Defibrillator Placement Risks -- Lung Problems, Including Pneumonia

Clip Number: 23 of 35
Presentation: Implantable Defibrillator
The following reviewers and/or references were utilized in the creation of this video:
Reviewed By: Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
Video Link:
Embed Code:
Lung problems are a potential complication with the placement of this device. There are many different lung problems that vary in their seriousness. Common lung problems include pneumonia, fluid build-up, air outside the lung and bleeding. The treatment will vary depending on the problem; however the placement of a plastic tube or surgery are sometimes needed.

Implantable Defibrillator

 

Related Heart Articles

Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2017 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.