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Long QT Syndrome 2

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An autosomal dominant condition caused by mutation(s) in the KCNH2 gene, encoding potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily H member 2. It is characterized by a prolonged QT interval that may result in torsade de pointes, ventricular fibrillation and/or sudden cardiac death. [ NCI ]

Synonyms: LQT2, Long QT Syndrome 2

Term info

Preferred Name

Long QT Syndrome 2

Semantic Type

Disease or Syndrome

code

C137957

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