Long QT syndrome diagnosed in the postpartum period (RCD code: VII-V-1A.2)

Piotr Kukla, Marek Jastrzębski, Agnieszka Zienciuk-Krajka, Leszek Bryniarski

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We report a case of 22 years old woman with long QT syndrome type with the first cardiac incidents in the post partum period. We discuss the actual treatment recommendation in the long QT syndrome with special attention on indications for implantation of defibrillator‑cardioverter. JRCD 2014; 1 (6): 15–20


Long QT syndrome, ICD, risk stratification, β‑blocker


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.20418%2Fjrcd.vol1no6.67


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