Jervell and Lange Nielsen Syndrome

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  • autosomal recessive lengthy QT disorder (LQTS)
  • Jervell as well as Lange-Nielsen (JLNS)
  • cardioauditory disorder
  • cardioauditory disorder of Jervell as well as Lange-Nielsen
  • hearing problems, genetic, as well as practical cardiovascular disease
  • surdocardiac disorder

Problem Subdivisions

  • None

General Discussion
Jervell as well as Lange-Nielsen disorder (JLNS) is an uncommon acquired condition identified by hearing problems existing at birth (hereditary) taking place in organization with problems influencing the electric system of the heart. The intensity of heart signs and symptoms linked with JLNS differs from situation to situation. JLNS is typically discovered throughout very early youth as well as is acquired as an autosomal recessive hereditary problem.

Anton Jervell as well as Fred Lange-Nielsen offered the initial total summary of the electric transmission trouble in the heart called long QT disorder (LQTS) in 1957. LQTS describes the QT-interval determined on the electrocardiogram that suggests that the heart muscle tissue is taking much longer compared to common to reenergize in between beats. It inclines those influenced to tachyarrhythmias called torsade de pointes (TdP) which brings about syncope as well as could create abrupt heart fatality.

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