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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"We had an idea that it was sudden adult death syndrome, but we had no idea there was a facility to find out what caused it.
The Mater Foundation said approximately every week a young person dies of sudden adult death syndrome in Ireland.
It is feared he died as a result of a heart attack or Sudden Adult Death Syndrome.
Pete Teale, aged 58, lost his daughter at the age of 23 when she suddenly died in her sleep from sudden adult death syndrome.
His death was from SADS, Sudden Adult Death Syndrome. " "If the screening that CRY offer today had been available to Nathan as a youngster he may still be alive today.
Now the devastated mum is concerned her two younger children - India, 14, and 12-year-old Drake - are also ticking timebombs after learning that Amber died from Sudden Adult Death Syndrome.
Now the devastated mum is concerned that her two younger children - India, 14, and 12-yearold Drake - are also ticking timebombs after learning that Amber died from Sudden Adult Death Syndrome.
Now the devastated mum is concerned that her two younger children - India, 14, and 12-year-old Drake - are also ticking timebombs after learning that Amber died from Sudden Adult Death Syndrome.
Now the devastated mum is concerned that her two younger children - India, 14, and 12-year-old Drake - are also ticking timebombs after learning that Amber died from Sudden Adult Death Syndrome. The 18-year-old had just come home from a long shift working at the college's restaurant when tragedy struck.
His idea came about whilst on a mission to raise awareness of Long QT syndrome, or Sudden Adult Death Syndrome, the deadly condition he was diagnosed with at just eight-years-old.
The former X Factor star is on a mission to raise awareness of Long QT syndrome, or Sudden Adult Death Syndrome, the deadly condition he was diagnosed with at just eightyears-old.
TWO people under the age of 35 die every week in Ireland from Sudden Adult Death Syndrome.