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Can having a pacemaker fitted cause itching

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can having a pacemaker fitted cause itching
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cardiology
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
Thanks. Yes, it absolutely can.It is the pocket and the wound healing. This is very common
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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
any more questions about this?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

the itching is all over body how long is it likely to go on and can we do anything about it

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
That is not from the pacemaker if it is all over the body.Are you taking pain meds ?