Persistent left superior vena cava discovered during pacemaker implantation in paediatric patient
Damian Małecki 1  
,   Piotr Wieniawski 2  
,   Bożena Werner 2  
,   Grzegorz Opolski 1  
,   Marcin Grabowski 1  
 
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1st Department of Cardiology, Medical University of Warsaw
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Department of Paediatric Cardiology and General Peadiatrics, Medical University of Warsaw
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Damian Małecki   

1st Department of Cardiology, Medical University of Warsaw
Publication date: 2019-12-30
 
Heart Beat 2019;4:56–59
 
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12-year-old patient with history of congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries underwent pacemaker (PM) implantation. During the procedure persistent left superior vena cava was discovered. This anatomical varation required accessive manoevouring and extented procedure time significantly, yet it has ended uncomplicated. In this paper the Authors describe the procedure and discuss difficulties met during such encouter.
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