Influence of Pregnancy in Patients With Congenital Long QT Syndrome.

Abstract

Congenital long QT syndrome (LQTS) is a disorder of myocardial repolarization and is characterized by a prolonged QT interval on an electrocardiogram. A prolonged QT predisposes patients to an increased risk of syncope and sudden cardiac death secondary to polymorphic ventricular tachycardia. Several mutations linked to the LQTS have been identified, the… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/CRD.0000000000000108

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@article{Garg2017InfluenceOP, title={Influence of Pregnancy in Patients With Congenital Long QT Syndrome.}, author={Lohit Garg and Jalaj Garg and Parasuram Krishnamoorthy and Amy M Ahnert and Neeraj Shah and Raman S Dusaj and Babak Bozorgnia}, journal={Cardiology in review}, year={2017}, volume={25 4}, pages={197-201} }