Avatar universal

Hi.. I am 20. I am getting pacemaker.. How many years i can live?

Hi.. I am 20. I am getting pacemaker.. How many years i can live? What is the average life span for me?
2 Responses
Sort by: Helpful Oldest Newest
Avatar universal
Why are you getting a pacemaker??

I don't know that your life span will decrease just because you have one. I know a handful of people who got them younger and are old now.
Helpful - 0
Thank u... I am getting because of low heart rate.. Tomorrow surgery is there.. I want to be confirmed..
Good luck ♡
Avatar universal
Im not a doctor but i dont think it affects your lifespan. My great grandmother is in her 80s and she has one and it doesnt slow her down :)
Helpful - 0
Have an Answer?

You are reading content posted in the Heart Rhythm Community

Top Arrhythmias Answerers
1807132 tn?1318743597
Chicago, IL
1423357 tn?1511085442
Central, MA
Learn About Top Answerers
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Are there grounds to recommend coffee consumption? Recent studies perk interest.
Salt in food can hurt your heart.
Get answers to your top questions about this common — but scary — symptom
How to know when chest pain may be a sign of something else
Herpes sores blister, then burst, scab and heal.
Herpes spreads by oral, vaginal and anal sex.