Familial atrial fibrillation
Familial atrial fibrillation is a rare genetically heterogenous cardiac disease characterized by erratic activation of the atria with an irregular ventricular response in various members of a single family. It may be asymptomatic or associated with palpitations dyspnea and light-headedness. Concomitant rhythm disorders and cardiomyopathies are frequently reported.
Data from Orphanet are used to provide information on a disease's name, synonym(s), and overview.
Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http: //www.orphadata.org. Data version September 2023.
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Familial atrial fibrillation?
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