sudden unexplained nocturnal death(redirected from Sudden unexplained death syndrome)
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sudden unexplained nocturnal deathIdiopathic death often in young, previously healthy, Southeastern Asian ♂, attributed to a conduction system anomaly coupled with 'culture shock' and relocation-related stress in emigrants. Cf Sudden death.
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