Long QT syndrome 13

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Long QT syndrome 13

Congenital long QT syndrome is electrocardiographically characterized by a prolonged QT interval and polymorphic ventricular arrhythmias (torsade de pointes). These cardiac arrhythmias may result in recurrent syncope, seizure, or sudden death ({1:Jongbloed et al., 1999}). For a discussion of genetic heterogeneity of long QT syndrome, see LQT1 ({192500}).
 

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The terms "Long QT syndrome 13" returned 2 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Clinical utility gene card for: long-QT syndrome (types 1-13).
 

Author(s): Britt-Maria Beckmann, Arthur A M Wilde, Stefan Kääb

Journal: Eur. J. Hum. Genet.. 2013 Oct;21(10):.

 

Last Updated: 19 Sep 2013

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Images in cardiovascular medicine. Endocardial implantation of a cardioverter-defibrillator in a 13-month-old child affected by long-QT syndrome and syndactyly.
 

Author(s): Maurizio Gasparini, Maurizio Lunati, Paola Galimberti, Raffaella Bloise, Iorio Fiore, Silvia G Priori

Journal: Circulation. 2004 Dec;110(23):e525-7.

 

Last Updated: 7 Dec 2004

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