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Descriptor English:   Brugada Syndrome 
Descriptor Spanish:   Síndrome de Brugada 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Síndrome de Brugada 
Synonyms English:   Brugada ECG Pattern
Brugada Syndrome 1
Brugada Syndrome 1s
Brugada Type ECG Pattern
ECG Pattern, Brugada
Right Bundle Branch Block, ST Segment Elevation, and Sudden Death Syndrome
Sudden Unexplained Death Syndrome
Sudden Unexplained Nocturnal Death Syndrome
Sudden Unexplained Nocturnal Death Syndrome (SUNDS)  
Tree Number:   C14.280.067.322
Definition English:   An autosomal dominant defect of cardiac conduction that is characterized by an abnormal ST-segment in leads V1-V3 on the ELECTROCARDIOGRAM resembling a right BUNDLE-BRANCH BLOCK; high risk of VENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIA; or VENTRICULAR FIBRILLATION; SYNCOPAL EPISODE; and possible sudden death. This syndrome is linked to mutations of gene encoding the cardiac SODIUM CHANNEL alpha subunit. 
History Note English:   2007 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications DI diagnosis
DG diagnostic imaging DH diet therapy
DT drug therapy EC economics
EM embryology EN enzymology
EP epidemiology EH ethnology
ET etiology GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
ME metabolism MI microbiology
MO mortality NU nursing
PS parasitology PA pathology
PP physiopathology PC prevention & control
PX psychology RT radiotherapy
RH rehabilitation SU surgery
TH therapy UR urine
VE veterinary VI virology
Record Number:   52136 
Unique Identifier:   D053840 

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