Romano-Ward syndrome

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Romano-Ward syndrome

Synonyms: Romano-Ward long QT syndrome

A form of familial long QT syndrome (LQTS) characterized by syncopal episodes and electrocardiographic abnormalities (QT prolongation T-wave abnormalities and torsade de pointes (TdP) ventricular tachycardia).

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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version February 2024

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