Clinical Research in Cardiology

, Volume 107, Issue 6, pp 527–529 | Cite as

Very late erosion of Amplatzer occluder device resulting in Cardiac tamponade after 15 years

  • Jan-Erik Guelker
  • Ruben Jansen
  • Kolja Sievert
  • Horst Sievert
  • Stefan Bertog
Letter to the Editors
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Notes

Funding

None.

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

Jan-Erik Guelker: none. Ruben Jansen: none. Kolja Sievert none. Horst Sievert: Study honorary, travel expenses, consulting fees from 4tech Cardio, Abbott Vascular, Ablative Solutions, Ancora Heart, Bavaria Medicine Technologie GmbH, Bioventrix, Boston Scientific, Carag, Cardiac Dimensions, Celenova, Cibiem, CGuard, Comed B.V., Contego, CVRx, Edwards, Endologix, Hemoteq, InspireMD, Lifetech, Maquet Getinge Group, Medtronic, Mitralign, Occlutech, pfm Medical, Recor, Renal Guard, Rox Medical, Terumo, Vascular Dynamics, Venus, Veryan. Stefan Bertog: none.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Heartcentre Niederrhein, Department of CardiologyHelios Clinic KrefeldKrefeldGermany
  2. 2.Institute for Heart and Circulation ResearchUniversity CologneCologneGermany
  3. 3.CardioVascular Center FrankfurtFrankfurtGermany

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