Procedures & Tests - Pacemaker Surgery

(This procedure/test may also be known as: Pacemaker Placement)

A pacemaker is a small, battery-operated electronic device that helps the heart beat in a regular rhythm. It is often the recommended treatment for patients who have slow heart rates, or bradycardia. It may also be used for children and teens who have rapid heart rates, or tachycardia.

Related Conditions

Related Conditions
Here are some of the conditions related to this procedure/test. Select a condition to get more information and resources: Andersen Syndrome, Bradyarrhythmias, Long QT Syndrome, Supraventricular Tachycardia.

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