An autosomal dominant channelopathy in which abnormal potassium release by cardiac or somatic cells results in a triad of symptoms, including life-threatening ventricular irritability. Affected patients are prone to periodic paralysis, prolonged QT syndrome with cardiac dysrhythmias, and subtle facial findings, e.g., broad forehead with narrow maxilla or chin.
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Venes, Donald, editor. "Andersen Syndrome, Andersen-Tawil Syndrome." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/762433/all/Andersen_syndrome__Andersen_Tawil_syndrome.
Andersen syndrome, Andersen-Tawil syndrome. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/762433/all/Andersen_syndrome__Andersen_Tawil_syndrome. Accessed November 16, 2019.
Andersen syndrome, Andersen-Tawil syndrome. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/762433/all/Andersen_syndrome__Andersen_Tawil_syndrome
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