The long Q-T syndrome.

@article{Schwartz1975TheLQ,
  title={The long Q-T syndrome.},
  author={Peter J. Schwartz and M. Periti and Alberto Malliani},
  journal={American heart journal},
  year={1975},
  volume={89 3},
  pages={
          378-90
        }
}
Recent clinical and experimental data on the long Q-T syndrome (LQTS) are presented and discussed. The pathogenesis of LQTS is dependent on an imbalance between various components of the cardiac sympathetic innervation. A congenital decreased activity through the right cardiac sympathetic nerves seems to be the more likely pathogenetic mechanism for the majority of cases. Other forms of sympathetic imbalance, including left or even right hyperactivity, are, however, possible in isolated cases… CONTINUE READING
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