Brugada Syndrome

Brugada syndrome is a hereditary disorder of cardiac electrophysiology, which has an increased risk of syncope and sudden death. Several different mutations are involved, most concern the SCN5A gene encoding the ?-subunit of the voltage-dependent sodium channel in the heart. Typically, patients without structural heart disease. However, there is an overlap with other genetic and acquired structural heart disease, such as the long QT syndrome type 3 and arrhythmogenic right…

September 3, 2018