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Familial congenital heart block and hydrops fetalis.
  1. R W Cooke,
  2. J W Mettau,
  3. A W Van Cappelle,
  4. V H de Villeneuve


    Two siblings were born with congenital heart block, and one suffered from severe hydrops fetalis, although maintaining a higher heart rate than the other. The association of hydrops fetalis with disorders of cardiac rhythm is unlikely to be simply a manifestation of congestive cardiac failure in the fetus.

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