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Sick sinus syndrome

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Synopsis

Bradycardia caused by dysfunction of sinus node function leading to sinus bradycardia, sinus pauses, or sinus exit block. Symptoms may include syncope, near syncope, fatigue, dizziness, and lightheadedness.

For information on autosomal recessive type, see OMIM.

For information on autosomal dominant type, see OMIM.

For more information on sick sinus syndrome 3, see OMIM.

Codes

ICD10CM:
I49.5 – Sick sinus syndrome

SNOMEDCT:
36083008 – Sick sinus syndrome

Differential Diagnosis & Pitfalls

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Drug Reaction Data

Below is a list of drugs with literature evidence indicating an adverse association with this diagnosis. The list is continually updated through ongoing research and new medication approvals. Click on Citations to sort by number of citations or click on Medication to sort the medications alphabetically.

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Last Updated: 03/29/2017
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