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Disease Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy

Name Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy
Synonyms Apical Ballooning Syndrome | Broken Heart Syndrome | Cardiomyopathy, Stress | Cardiomyopathy, Takotsubo | Cardiomyopathy, Tako-tsubo | Left Ventricular Apical Ballooning Syndrome | Stress Cardiomyopathy | Syndrome, Apical Ballooning | Syndrome, Broken Heart | Syndromes, Broken Heart | Syndromes, Tako-tsubo | Syndrome, Tako-tsubo | Tako tsubo Cardiomyopathy | Tako-tsubo Cardiomyopathy | Tako tsubo Syndrome | Tako-tsubo Syndrome | Takotsubo Syndrome | Tako-tsubo Syndromes | Transient Apical Ballooning Syndrome
Definition A transient left ventricular apical dysfunction or ballooning accompanied by electrocardiographic (ECG) T wave inversions. This abnormality is associated with high levels of CATECHOLAMINES, either administered or endogenously secreted from a tumor or during extreme stress.
Categories Cardiovascular disease
MeSH® ID D054549

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DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Ventricular Dysfunction Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Ventricular Dysfunction, Left Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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