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Old 09-27-2003, 06:25 AM   #1
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Post pacemaker battery?

my DH has to call in every two months. They charge $400+. How often do you have to check on your pacemaker's battery? Thanks.

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Old 09-28-2003, 04:06 PM   #2
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it varies depending on the age of the pacemaker and the model.. the older they get the more frequent you get them checked.. one a month per phone is not uncommom in older ones/ most every 3 months by phone and ever 6 months to once a year in the office.. hope this helps

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