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How long does a loop recorder stay in?

Your implant can record cardiac activity for up to three years. Once your doctor can determine if your symptoms result from a cardiac issue, they can easily remove the implant at any time. They’ll remove the loop recorder by making an incision like they did to implant it. If you need a pacemaker or defibrillator placed, the loop recorder will be removed during the implantation of the other device.

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* Savings estimate based on a study of more than 1 billion claims comparing self-pay (or cash pay) prices of a frequency-weighted market basket of procedures to insurer-negotiated rates for the same. Claims were collected between July 2017 and July 2019. R.Lawrence Van Horn, Arthur Laffer, Robert L.Metcalf. 2019. The Transformative Potential for Price Transparency in Healthcare: Benefits for Consumers and Providers. Health Management Policy and Innovation, Volume 4, Issue 3.

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