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Christian Eriksen Discharged from Hospital After ‘Successful Operation’

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(CNN) Christian Eriksen has been discharged from hospital after undergoing a “successful operation,” the Danish Football Association confirmed on Friday.

Eriksen collapsed during Denmark’s game against Finland on Saturday before being resuscitated with CPR and a defibrillator.
The decision was then made to fit the 29-year-old with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD).

According to the British Heart Foundation, an ICD is a small device placed under the skin to monitor heart rate. It is connected to the heart with thin wires and is able to regulate abnormal heart rhythms through electrical shocks.

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