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Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndrome

Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndrome: Introduction

Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndrome: A genetic heart disorder characterized by an abnormal heart rhythm which can result in sudden death in otherwise healthy people. It is caused by a genetic defect which affects the hearts electrical activity. Examples of disorders that can cause lethal heart rhythm abnormalities are Long QT syndrome, Brugada syndrome, certain drugs, idiopathic ventricular fibrillation and sodium channel disease. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndrome

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Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndrome

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Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Sudden Arrhythmia Death 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 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 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 should 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 a condition is a heart attack, whereas there are various less more »

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

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Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndrome: Rare Types

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  1. Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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