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Keywords:

  •  Brugada syndrome;
  • hyperkalemia;
  • electrocardiogram;
  • electrical alternans;
  • Intracerebral hemorrhage

The Brugada syndrome is a genetic disease (mutation of the SCN5A gene) that predisposes to syncope and life-threatening sudden cardiac death. The case highlights the importance of recognizing hyperkalemia, as potential triggers of the acquired Brugada sign with electrical alternans.