Fever and neck pain after pacemaker lead extraction: A case report
Shao-Xian Wang, Department of Cardiology, Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital, Clinical College of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing 210008, Jiangsu Province, China
Jian Bai, Rui Ma, Rong-Fang Lan, Jia Zheng, Wei Xu, Department of Cardiology, Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital, Nanjing University Medical School, Nanjing 210008, Jiangsu Province, China
Author contributions: Xu W and Lan RF designed the report; Bai J, Ma R, and Zheng J collected the patient’s clinical data; Wang SX analyzed the data and wrote the paper.
Supported by Nanjing Foundation for Development of Science and Technology, No. ZKX14018.
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Corresponding author: Wei Xu, MD, Chief Doctor, Professor, Department of Cardiology, Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital, Clinical College of Nanjing Medical University, No. 321, Zhongshan Road, Gulou District, Nanjing 210008, Jiangsu Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: March 8, 2019
Peer-review started: March 11, 2019
First decision: May 10, 2019
Revised: May 14, 2019
Accepted: June 26, 2019
Article in press: June 27, 2019
Published online: August 6, 2019