Long QT syndrome - 2
Analysis ID 231
Analysis location “GENESIS” Centre for Medical Genetics
Diagnosed illness Long QT syndrome - 2
OMIM #192500
Clinical information Congenital long QT syndrome is characterized by a prolonged QT interval upon ECG and polymorphic ventricular arrhythmias (torsade de pointes). These cardiac arrhythmias may result in recurrent syncopes, seizures or sudden death.
Type of analysis Molecular
Type of biological material 5 ml of peripheral blood collected in an ETDA tube; DNA sample
Analyzed genes HERG
Analysis description Sequencing of the coding region of the HERG gene
Analysis indication Symptoms of long QT syndrome - 2
Analysis time Appointed individually
Refund No
CGM laboratory name Laboratory for Molecular Genetics