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short QT syndrome 1

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short QT syndromes

CARDIOLOGY

Definition A heart disorder (OMIM:609620) characterised by idiopathic persistently and uniformly short QT interval on EKG in absence of structural disease, resulting in syncope and sudden death.

Molecular pathology Defects of KCNH2, which encodes the subunit of voltage-gated, potassium channel cause

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EKG of short QT syndrome 1

• Long QT syndrome 2

• Short QT syndrome 1. 

References http://www.uniprot.org/uniprot/Q12809

http://www.omim.org/entry/609620

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