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Can having a pacemaker fitted cause itching

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can having a pacemaker fitted cause itching
Thanks. Yes, it absolutely can.It is the pocket and the wound healing. This is very common
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

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

That is not from the pacemaker if it is all over the body.Are you taking pain meds ?