Review on the genetics of arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia.

@article{MoricJaniszewska2007ReviewOT,
  title={Review on the genetics of arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia.},
  author={Ewa Moric-Janiszewska and Grazyna Markiewicz-Loskot},
  journal={Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={9 5},
  pages={259-66}
}
Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia (ARVD) is a clinical and pathologic entity whose diagnosis rests on electrocardiographic and angiographic criteria; pathologic findings, replacement of ventricular myocardium with fatty and fibrous elements, preferentially involve the right ventricular (RV) free wall. There is a familial occurrence in about 50% of cases, with autosomal dominant inheritance with variable penetrance and polymorphic phenotypic expression, and is one of the major genetic… CONTINUE READING

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