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What part of heart does "long qt syndrome" affect?

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Dr. Jason Rubenstein
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Electrical system

Long qt is a genetic syndrome that causes abnormal behavior of the ion channels in the cardiac muscle, which alters the electrical behavior of the heart.
This can make people prone to dangerous arrhythmias, which may progress to cardiac arrest.

In brief: Electrical system

Long qt is a genetic syndrome that causes abnormal behavior of the ion channels in the cardiac muscle, which alters the electrical behavior of the heart.
This can make people prone to dangerous arrhythmias, which may progress to cardiac arrest.
Dr. Jason Rubenstein
Dr. Jason Rubenstein
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Dr. Volkan Tuzcu
Pediatrics - Cardiology

In brief: Long qt

heart muscle itself is electrically abnormal.

In brief: Long qt

heart muscle itself is electrically abnormal.
Dr. Volkan Tuzcu
Dr. Volkan Tuzcu
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