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Disease Andersen Syndrome

Name Andersen Syndrome
Synonyms Andersen Cardiodysrhythmic Periodic Paralysis | Andersen Cardiodysrythmic Periodic Paralysis | ANDERSEN SYNDROME | Andersen Tawil Syndrome | Andersen-Tawil Syndrome | ATS | Long QT Syndrome 7 | LQT7 | Periodic Paralysis, Potassium Sensitive Cardiodysrhythmic Type | Periodic Paralysis, Potassium-Sensitive Cardiodysrhythmic Type | Potassium-Sensitive Periodic Paralysis, Ventricular Ectopy, and Dysmorphic Features | Syndrome, Andersen | Syndrome, Andersen Tawil
Definition A form of inherited long QT syndrome (or LQT7) that is characterized by a triad of potassium-sensitive periodic paralysis, VENTRICULAR ECTOPIC BEATS, and abnormal features such as short stature, low-set ears, and SCOLIOSIS. It results from mutations of KCNJ2 gene which encodes a channel protein (INWARD RECTIFIER POTASSIUM CHANNELS) that regulates resting membrane potential.
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Congenital abnormality | Pathology (process)
MeSH® ID D050030
OMIM® ID 170390
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1. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Arrhythmias, Cardiac Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Long QT Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Andersen Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cardiac Conduction System Disease Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Long QT Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Andersen Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Congenital Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cardiovascular Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Defects, Congenital Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Long QT Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Andersen Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathologic Processes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Arrhythmias, Cardiac Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Long QT Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Andersen Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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