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pacemaker insertion - lung nicked
my niece age 28 had a pacemaker inserted yesterday. her lung was "nicked" and we are told that is is a common occurrence.  I have a pacemaker and many of my friends have them, and I have not heard that this is a common occurrence. Can u enlighten me thank you
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It is not an uncommon occurrence. There are many reasons this may happen without there being a mistake.
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