sudden unexplained nocturnal death

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sudden unexplained nocturnal death

Idiopathic 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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One of these is what has been labeled as the Brugada Syndrome, a familial or genetic disease first reported by the Spanish family of cardiologists Pedro, Josep and Ramon Brugada in 1992, as cause of sudden unexplained death syndrome (SUDS) in young males.
[9.] Update: sudden unexplained death syndrome among southeast Asian refugees-- United States.

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