familial atrial fibrillation


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familial atrial fibrillation

A rare autosomal-dominant condition characterised by a family pedigree of atrial fibrillation associated with defined ion channel abnormalities, especially sodium channels.
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familial atrial fibrillation

A rare autosomal dominant disease caused by a mutation on chromosome 10. The features of the disease do not appear to differ from those of common ATRIAL FIBRILLATION.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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Darbar, "Augmented potassium current is a shared phenotype for two genetic defects associated with familial atrial fibrillation," Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology, vol.

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