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Short QT syndrome

Short QT syndrome: Introduction

Short QT syndrome: A very rare inherited condition where the heart muscle recharges between beats faster than normal which can result in various symptoms and even sudden death. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Short QT syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Short QT syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Short QT syndrome: Deaths

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Short QT syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Short QT syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To Short QT syndrome

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Short QT syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Short QT syndrome

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It is altogether too common for people to die from undiagnosed heart attack, or from delaying...read more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something...read more »

Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations and rapid heartbeat. In rare cases, this undiagnosed condition can be fatal. It...read more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become concerned that...read more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood pressure can simply...read more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more...read more »

Short QT syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Short QT syndrome

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Short QT syndrome: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Short QT syndrome

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Short QT syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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