As with any procedure, there are few risks associated with pacemaker placement which include:
- Infection where the pacemaker was implanted
- Allergic reaction to the dye or anesthesia used during your procedure
- Swelling, bruising, or bleeding at the generator site, particularly if you're using blood thinners.
- Near the pacemaker, there may be damage to your blood vessels or nerves.
- Collapsed lung
Reference : Walker, A. (2019, August 08). What are the symptoms of a pacemaker lead dislodgement? Retrieved from https://www.joewongcomedy.com/writing-like-a-pro/what-are-the-symptoms-of-a-pacemaker-lead-dislodgement/