Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy presenting with features of left ventricular non-compaction

Theodoros D. Karamitsos, Sacha Bull, Nicos Spyrou, Stefan Neubauer, Joseph B. Selvanayagam

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Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy is a poorly understood syndrome. We report a case of a 76-year-old female patient with apical ballooning syndrome and features of left ventricular non-compaction that was followed up by Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (CMR) imaging.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e34-e36
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2008


  • Apical ballooning
  • Cardiovascular magnetic resonance
  • Left ventricular non-compaction
  • Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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