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Figure 1: (a) Preoperative chest X-ray demonstrating an abandoned right cardiac lead and a lead coming from the pacemaker on the left. (b) Extracted right-sided lead with severe calcifications and tissue adhesions. (c) Extracted lead from the pacemaker on the left. (d) Postoperative chest X-ray demonstrating complete hardware removal

Figure 1: (a) Preoperative chest X-ray demonstrating an abandoned right cardiac lead and a lead coming from the pacemaker on the left. (b) Extracted right-sided lead with severe calcifications and tissue adhesions. (c) Extracted lead from the pacemaker on the left. (d) Postoperative chest X-ray demonstrating complete hardware removal