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3 Possible Causes for Sudden Death within First Days of Life

  • Lethal Neonatal Carnitine Palmitoyl Transferase II Deficiency

    death within first days of life; See also infantile ( 600649 ) and late-onset ( 255110 ) CPT II deficiency MOLECULAR BASIS: Caused by mutation in the carnitine palmitoyltransferase[genome.jp] […] oxidation; Severely decreased carnitine palmitoyltransferase II (CPT II) activity (less than 10% of normal) in multiple tissues; Absence of CPT II protein MISCELLANEOUS: Sudden[genome.jp]

  • Late-Onset Carnitine Palmitoyl Transferase II Deficiency

    death within first days of life; See also infantile ( 600649 ) and late-onset ( 255110 ) CPT II deficiency MOLECULAR BASIS: Caused by mutation in the carnitine palmitoyltransferase[genome.jp] […] oxidation; Severely decreased carnitine palmitoyltransferase II (CPT II) activity (less than 10% of normal) in multiple tissues; Absence of CPT II protein MISCELLANEOUS: Sudden[genome.jp]

  • Cardiodysrhythmic Potassium-Sensitive Periodic Paralysis

    However, since the prophylactic effects disappear within one or two days of stopping the beta-blocker, treatment with these drugs usually lasts for life.[encyclopedia.com] Since the first symptom of LQTS may be sudden death, younger individuals with prolonged QT intervals or with family histories of LQTS commonly are treated with beta-blockers[encyclopedia.com]

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