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Case Reports in Cardiology
Volume 2015, Article ID 983930, 4 pages
Case Report

Subacute Right Ventricle Perforation by Pacemaker Lead Presenting with Left Hemothorax and Shock

1Department of Medicine, University of CT Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
2Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of CT Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030, USA

Received 6 December 2014; Accepted 27 January 2015

Academic Editor: Tayfun Sahin

Copyright © 2015 Julianne Nichols et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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  • Sang Hoon Kim, Seung Min Yoo, Hwa Yeon Lee, Gun Lee, Hyung Jong Kim, Minjung Shim, Sung-ik Kim, In Song Song, Hye Rin Kim, and Charles S White, “Emergent CT Diagnosis of Right Ventricular Rupture Caused by Central Venous Catheter Injury,” Iranian Journal of Radiology, vol. InPress, no. InPress, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
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