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2020 Jan 15

Cardiovasc Pathol


Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy presenting with different morphological patterns in the same patient: a case report and review of the literature.



Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy is characterized by transient left ventricular systolic dysfunction, which often mimics a myocardial infarction and is usually triggered by emotional or physical stress. There are four variants of Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy, based on the affected left ventricular area.