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Romano-Ward Syndrome Summary

Description: A form of long QT syndrome that is without congenital deafness. It is caused by mutation of the KCNQ1 gene which encodes a protein in the VOLTAGE-GATED POTASSIUM CHANNEL.

Also Known As: Romano Ward Syndrome; Syndrome, Romano-Ward; Syndrome, Ward-Romano; Ward Romano Syndrome; Long QT Syndrome 1 Show All >>

Networked: 35 relevant articles (1 outcomes, 1 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Romano-Ward Syndrome

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Propranolol (Inderal) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 158 Generic
  2. HLA-DR4 Antigen (HLA DR4 Antigen) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  3. Potassium Channels (Potassium Channel) : 4 results : IBA
  4. Ion Channels (Ion Channel) : 2 results : IBA
  5. Ethyl Ether (Ether) : 2 results : IBA
  6. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) : 2 results : IBA
  7. Polymorphic catecholergic ventricular tachycardia : 2 results : IBA
  8. Congenital heart block : 2 results : IBA
  9. halofantrine (Halfan) : 2 results : FDA 1
  10. Nicorandil (SG 75) : 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Romano-Ward Syndrome

  1. Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (Autoimmune Diabetes)
  2. Jervell-Lange Nielsen Syndrome (Jervell and Lange-Nielsen Syndrome)
  3. Torsades de Pointes (Torsade de Pointes)
  4. Long QT Syndrome
  5. Ventricular Tachycardia
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Key Therapies for Romano-Ward Syndrome

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  1. Cesarean Section (Caesarean Section) : 3 results
  2. Laser Therapy (Surgery, Laser) : 1 result
  3. Implantable Defibrillators (Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator) : 1 result
  4. Radiotherapy : 1 result
  5. Artificial Pacemaker : 1 result
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