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last update : 15-11-2014
Symbol BRGS8
Location 15q24.1
Name Brugada syndrome 8
Corresponding gene HCN4
Other symbol(s) BRGDA8
Main clinical features
  • ST segment elevation in the right precordial electrocardiogram leads (so-called type 1 ECG) and a high incidence of sudden death in patients with structurally normal hearts
  • typically manifestation during adulthood, with a mean age of sudden death of 41 +/- 15 years, but also occurs in infants and children
  • Genetic determination not applicable
    Function/system disorder cardiovascular
    Type disease