Desfibrilador-cardioversor implantable

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Desfibrilador-cardioversor implantable

Un desfibrilador-cardioversor implantable (DCI) es un dispositivo diseñado para detectar rápidamente un ritmo cardíaco acelerado y potencialmente mortal proveniente de la cámara inferior del corazón. Este dispositivo convierte el ritmo anormal de nuevo en ritmo normal, suministrando un choque eléctrico al corazón.

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