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Synonyms for pacemaker

a leading instance in its field

a specialized bit of heart tissue that controls the heartbeat

an implanted electronic device that takes over the function of the natural cardiac pacemaker

a horse used to set the pace in racing

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9), reported the incidence of central vein stenosis by venog-raphy as 64% in 229 patients after transvenous pacemaker implantation.
We did not consider temporary transvenous pacemaker because of patient's hemodynamic stability.
In this study, we retrospectively evaluated the long-term results of transvenous pacemaker treatment in children underwent pacemaker implantation, and data regarding the indications, methods, complications and revisions in children in our center.