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A novel form of familial bidirectional ventricular tachycardia.
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PMID:  14715357     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We evaluated a family with 30 members, 3 of whom had incessant polymorphous and bidirectional ventricular tachycardia (VT) that was electrocardiographically similar to that described in other familial polymorphic VT series; the VT was unrelated to exercise and asymptomatic. More subtle, but morphologically similar, ventricular arrhythmias were detected in 3 other family members. Genes related to intracellular calcium transport were specifically excluded.
Eyal Nof; Hadas Lahat; Naama Constantini; David Luria; Gail Rosenfeld; Michael Eldar; Elon Pras; Michael Glikson
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The American journal of cardiology     Volume:  93     ISSN:  0002-9149     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Cardiol.     Publication Date:  2004 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-01-12     Completed Date:  2004-02-11     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0207277     Medline TA:  Am J Cardiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  231-4     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel.
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MeSH Terms
Electrocardiography, Ambulatory
Exercise Test
Genes, Dominant
Linkage (Genetics)
Middle Aged
Tachycardia, Ventricular / genetics*

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