Ventricular pre-excitation and cardiac hypertrophy mimicking hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in a Turkish family with a novel PRKAG2 mutation


Bayrak F. , Komurcu-Bayrak E., Mutju B., Kahveci G., Basaran Y., Erginel-Unaltuna N.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF HEART FAILURE, cilt.8, ss.712-715, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 8 Konu: 7
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ejheart.2006.03.006
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF HEART FAILURE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.712-715

Özet

Background: Mutations in PRKAG2, the gene for the gamma 2 regulatory subunit of AMP-activated protein kinase, cause cardiac hypertrophy and electrophysiological abnormalities. We identified a novel mutation in PRKAG2 causing familial ventricular pre-excitation and severe cardiac hypertrophy.