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Brugada Syndrome MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Brugada Syndrome
Tree Number(s)
C14.280.067.322
C14.280.123.250
C16.320.100
Unique ID
D053840
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D053840
Scope Note
An autosomal dominant defect of cardiac conduction that is characterized by an abnormal ST-segment in leads V1-V3 on the ELECTROCARDIOGRAM resembling a right BUNDLE-BRANCH BLOCK; high risk of VENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIA; or VENTRICULAR FIBRILLATION; SYNCOPAL EPISODE; and possible sudden death. This syndrome is linked to mutations of gene encoding the cardiac SODIUM CHANNEL alpha subunit.
Entry Term(s)
Brugada ECG Pattern
Brugada Syndrome 1
Brugada Type ECG Pattern
Right Bundle Branch Block, ST Segment Elevation, and Sudden Death Syndrome
Sudden Unexplained Death Syndrome
Sudden Unexplained Nocturnal Death Syndrome
Sudden Unexplained Nocturnal Death Syndrome (SUNDS)
NLM Classification #
WG 330
Previous Indexing
Arrhythmia (1996-2006)
Public MeSH Note
2007
History Note
2007
Date Established
2007/01/01
Date of Entry
2006/07/05
Revision Date
2019/05/17
Brugada Syndrome Preferred
Brugada ECG Pattern Related
Brugada Syndrome 1 Narrower
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