Catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia


A rare, severe genetic arrhythmogenic disorder of the structurally normal heart characterized by catecholamine-induced ventricular tachycardia (VT) manifesting as syncope and sudden death in young individuals.

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*Orphanet: an online rare disease and orphan drug data base. Copyright, INSERM 1999. Available on