Heart Rhythm Community
Implantible Heart Monitor
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to heart rhythm issues, arrhythmia, irregular heartbeat, implanted defibrillators, pacemakers, and tachycardia.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Implantible Heart Monitor

Has any one had the implantable heart monitor put in.  My doctor is discussing it with me.  I was wondering if it is aggravating in your chest or if you pay much attention to it put there.
Tags: Monitor
4 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
hi there i have an implantable heart monitor device its called a reveal device im not sure if this is what you mean but if it is  im not even aware of mine it records the activity of the heart just under the skin.
Blank
5914230_tn?1376593446
yes that was what I was talking about.  How long have you had yours in?  My husband is worried about me having it put in.
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
sorry about the delay in answering you there is no problem i have had mine in about 8 months now im so glad i had it put in as they have found the abnormal heart rhythm and i have had an ablation i still have the device in as there keeping a check on my heart it just records its not uncomfortable at all. there is a little discomfort when you have the procedure but its soon over and in my opinion its worth it hope this helps.
Blank
5914230_tn?1376593446
thank you for your reply. It helps to talk to someone that has one or has had one in the past. I have had two ablations already and my problem still exist. All I can hope for is the best and let him put one in.  Maybe then they can find my problem pretty quickly.  He said it would stay in for three years.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Top Arrhythmias Answerers
1423357_tn?1412963997
Blank
tom_h
Central, MA
612551_tn?1247839157
Blank
Jerry_NJ
NJ
1807132_tn?1318747197
Blank
michellepetkus
Chicago, IL
995271_tn?1408549100
Blank
itdood
PA
257552_tn?1404606154
Blank
Artaud
Pittsburgh, PA
1124887_tn?1313758491
Blank
is_something_wrong
Oslo, Norway
MedHelp Health Answers
Recent Activity
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Kimmy3000uk commented on I had no idea there w...
2 hrs ago
874521_tn?1375890587
Blank
opus88 commented on photo
10 hrs ago
874521_tn?1375890587
Blank
opus88 commented on photo
10 hrs ago
Heart Rhythm Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Arrhythmias Answerers
1423357_tn?1412963997
Blank
tom_h
Central, MA
612551_tn?1247839157
Blank
Jerry_NJ
NJ
1807132_tn?1318747197
Blank
michellepetkus
Chicago, IL
995271_tn?1408549100
Blank
itdood
PA
257552_tn?1404606154
Blank
Artaud
Pittsburgh, PA
1124887_tn?1313758491
Blank
is_something_wrong
Oslo, Norway