The current literature on congenital long QT syndrome (LQTS) indicates that the diagnosis is often missed in the emergency department and has a wide range of presentations.
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Kory S. London is an assistant professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Jessica Zegre-Hemsey is on faculty at Department of Emergency Medicine, UNC Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC
Melanie Root is a resident at Department of Emergency Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Alex Kleinmann is an assistant professor, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Jennifer L. White is an associate professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
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