Tendril leads

I've had a lead replacement after less than 8 years, Tendril 1888 TC. St Jude /Abbott pm. There are a few others named as well, I had the 1888 Tc

i found several studies that conclude they problems early, after 5 years .

ill try and attach them. 
it's a very difficult procedure to have the leads removed and replaced, Abbott is not being helpful or forthcoming on this subject.

Fyi
 

 


1 Comments

leads

by Tracey_E - 2020-07-16 15:13:57

Average lead life is 15 years but they can fail at any time for a lot of reasons. If you got more than 5 years out of them, I would be surprised if they were willing to do anything about it, or admit to a problem. 

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