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Can I use a cell phone if I have an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD)?

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Keep cell phones at least 6 inches away from your ICD. Don't put your cell phone in a pocket over the device.

SOURCES: American Heart Association.

Reviewed by James Beckerman on February 4, 2019

SOURCES: American Heart Association.

Reviewed by James Beckerman on February 4, 2019

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