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Sudden death in childhood due to right ventricular dysplasia: report of two cases.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7855018     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Two cases of sudden death due to arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia (ARVD) occurring in the pediatric age group are described. One of the subjects, at the age of 7 years, is believed to be the youngest child in whom ARVD has been diagnosed at autopsy. The clinical and pathological characteristics of ARVD are discussed.
Authors:
B R Pawel; J P de Chadarévian; J H Wolk; R M Donner; R L Vogel; P Braverman
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric pathology / affiliated with the International Paediatric Pathology Association     Volume:  14     ISSN:  0277-0938     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr Pathol     Publication Date:    1994 Nov-Dec
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-03-16     Completed Date:  1995-03-16     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8303527     Medline TA:  Pediatr Pathol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  987-95     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pathology, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19134-1095.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Arrhythmias, Cardiac / complications,  pathology*
Cardiomyopathies / complications,  pathology*
Child
Death, Sudden / etiology*
Female
Heart Ventricles / pathology*
Humans
Male
Pedigree
Ventricular Dysfunction, Right / complications,  pathology*

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