Takotsubo cardiomyopathy is a rare, acute, nonischemic cardiomyopathy causing transient left ventricular dysfunction, which can mimic myocardial infarction on its presentation. While many cardiac manifestations have been associated with hyperthyroidism, we report a rare case where it has precipitated takotsubo cardiomyopathy.
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - 2011|
- Left ventricular dysfunction
- Takotsubo cardiomyopathy
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