DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome

Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome [DOID:384]

Wolff–Parkinson–White syndrome (WPW) is one of several disorders of the conduction system of the heart that are commonly referred to as pre-excitation syndromes. While the majority of individuals with WPW remain asymptomatic throughout their entire lives, there is a risk of sudden cardiac death associated with the syndrome.

Synonyms:  Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome,  DOID:384,  WolffParkinsonWhite syndrome,  Wolff-Parkinson-White disease,  Wolff-Parkinson-White disorder ...