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Vol 70, No 3 (2012)
Invasive cardiology
Published online: 2012-03-19
Submitted: 2012-12-28
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Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy in a patient with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with obstruction

Aneta I. Gziut, Elżbieta Piechocka, Tomasz Pawłowski, Mariusz Furmanek
Kardiol Pol 2012;70(3):298-301.

open access

Vol 70, No 3 (2012)
Invasive cardiology
Published online: 2012-03-19
Submitted: 2012-12-28

Abstract

A 74 year-old patient was admitted to Invasive Cardiology Department. Non-ST elevation myocardial infarction was suspected. Patient has typical chest pain after strong stress. The normal coronary artery was found in coroangiography. The apical ballooning and almost closure in ½ of left ventricle cavity were found in ventriculography. The echocardiography shown asymmetric hypertrophy of heart walls and left ventricle outflow obstruction. The cardiac magnetic resonance was performed because of heart tumour was suspected.

Abstract

A 74 year-old patient was admitted to Invasive Cardiology Department. Non-ST elevation myocardial infarction was suspected. Patient has typical chest pain after strong stress. The normal coronary artery was found in coroangiography. The apical ballooning and almost closure in ½ of left ventricle cavity were found in ventriculography. The echocardiography shown asymmetric hypertrophy of heart walls and left ventricle outflow obstruction. The cardiac magnetic resonance was performed because of heart tumour was suspected.
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Keywords

hypertrophic cardiomyopathy; tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy

About this article
Title

Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy in a patient with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with obstruction

Journal

Kardiologia Polska (Polish Heart Journal)

Issue

Vol 70, No 3 (2012)

Pages

298-301

Published online

2012-03-19

Bibliographic record

Kardiol Pol 2012;70(3):298-301.

Keywords

hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy

Authors

Aneta I. Gziut
Elżbieta Piechocka
Tomasz Pawłowski
Mariusz Furmanek

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