sudden adult death syndrome


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sudden adult death syndrome

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(Pathology) the unexpected death of a young adult, usually due to undetected inherited heart disease. Also called: sudden death syndrome or sudden cardiac death Abbreviation: SADS, SDS or SCD
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Sudden adult death syndrome is an umbrella term used to describe different causes of cardiac arrest that occur during sleep, while awake or after exercise.
I record the cause of death is Sudden Adult Death Syndrome and Lee died from natural causes.
There really isn't enough awareness about sudden adult death syndrome.
It was decided to send his heart to a "world expert" in sudden adult death syndrome, Dr Ruth Shepherd.
The autopsy on Carl said it was Sudden Adult Death Syndrome, which is basically cot death in adults.
This is then called Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome or Sudden Adult Death Syndrome.
Sudden Adult Death Syndrome (SADS) - an example of sudden cardiac death - can result from a lethal cardiac arrhythmia that arises from an underlying, but often unknown, heart condition.
Leech, from Dublin, has long been a supporter of CRY, which was founded by his friend Peter Greene's parents Michael and Marie in 2002 after the teenager died from Sudden Adult Death Syndrome.
Amanda Skipp: This happened to a 40-year-old colleague a few years ago and it was put down to Sudden Adult Death Syndrome too.
Sian Turnbull, who taught at a first school in Morpeth and had three children, died from the rare Sudden Adult Death Syndrome (SADS) at the age of just 33 last September.
A NEW bar in Warwick has stepped in to host a quiz night raising money and awareness of Sudden Adult Death Syndrome.
A TINY baby is being raised by his grandmother after his 20-year-old mother was killed by sudden adult death syndrome when he was just nine weeks old.