sudden death syndrome


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sudden death syndrome

[′səd·ən ′deth ‚sin‚drōm]
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Abbreviations: cM, centimorgans; MAS, marker-assisted selection; SCN, soybean cyst nematode; SDS, sudden death syndrome; SIUC, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale; QTL, quantitative trait loci.
There are a number of rare heart conditions which can strike young adults under the umbrella term of sudden death syndrome.
Association of loci underlying field resistance to soybean sudden death syndrome (SDS) cyst nematode (SCN) race 3.
Also called Darren, the boy suffered from Sudden Death Syndrome when Adele, now 22, was just six.
Two patients suffering from Sudden Death Syndrome (SDS)are to have the miniature defibrillators implanted in their hearts next week.
It was released in 1996 because of its combination of resistance to soybean cyst nematode (SCN) (Heterodera glycines Ichinohe) Race 3 (7), and soybean sudden death syndrome (SDS) [Fusarium solani (Mart.) Sacc.
An estimated eight young people die every week in the UK from undiagnosed sudden death syndrome. And as the cervical cancer jab is being rolled out on such a massive scale - millions worldwide - coincidences are inevitable.
Sudden death syndrome is an adult version of "cot death" which campaigners say claims up to eight lives a week in the UK.
Elizabeth, 29, and husband Stephen, 31, were told their son died of sudden death syndrome - a condition doctors could do nothing about.
"After she read the cutting and saw a documentary about the Sudden Death Syndrome problem, she said to contact St George's Hospital and she would agree to screening.