Patient reviews for Doctors for Andersen-Tawil Syndrome in Agra
Nishu sharma's review for Dr. Eshan Gupta
He treated my heart blockage and my case was a special case, as there was a aneurysm formation in my heart artery Later dr. E... Read more reviews
Andersen-Tawil Syndrome, also known as Andersen Syndrome, is a rare genetic disorder that is inherited in an autosomal dominant pattern and exposes patients to cardiac arrhythmias. This disease is characterized by bouts of weakness and periodic paralysis, abnormalities in the electrical system of the heart and different types of facial and skeletal features.
HOW IS ANDERSEN-TAWIL SYNDROME DIAGNOSED?
A cardiologist diagnoses this by conducting: 1. an ECG 2. physical examination for weakness
HOW IS ANDERSEN-TAWIL SYNDROME TREATED?
High dose of potassium is used to treat ATS.
DID YOU KNOW?
Andersen-tawil syndrome is named after Ellen Andersen and Rabi Tawil.