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Atrial fibrillation is the most common sustained cardiac rhythm disturbance, affecting more than 2 million Americans, with an overall prevalence of 0.89%. The prevalence increases rapidly with age, to 2.3% between the ages of 40 and 60 years, and to 5.9% over the age of 65. The most dreaded complication is thromboembolic stroke (Brugada et al., 1997). For a discussion of genetic heterogeneity of familial atrial fibrillation, see ATFB1 (608583). [from OMIM]

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  • Also known as: ABC37, ATFB12, CANTU, CMD1O, IDMYS, SUR2, ABCC9
    Summary: ATP binding cassette subfamily C member 9

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