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A Case of Kearns-Sayre Syndrome with Atrioventricular block [Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars]
Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 1997; 25(4): 252-254

A Case of Kearns-Sayre Syndrome with Atrioventricular block

Gülay AHUNBAY1, Ahmet ÇELEBİ1, İlknur ARSLANOĞLU1, Teoman ONAT1

A 14-year-old male patient diagnosed as Kearns-Sayre syndrome with chronic progressive external ophtalmoplegia, primary retinal degeneration and type I diabetes mellitus was hospitalized because of cardiac involvement. Having atrio-ventricular complete block permenant pacemaker was prophylactically, since the patient showed a rare mitochondrial myopathy, the case is presented and literatüre is reviewed.


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Gülay AHUNBAY, Ahmet ÇELEBİ, İlknur ARSLANOĞLU, Teoman ONAT. A Case of Kearns-Sayre Syndrome with Atrioventricular block. Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 1997; 25(4): 252-254
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