Cerebral Infarction Arising from Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy: Case Report and Literature Review

Abstract

Although most patients with takotsubo cardiomyopathy have a favorable outcome, complications are not uncommon. Recent studies have reported an increase in incidence of cardioembolic complications; however, the association between takotsubo cardiomyopathy and stroke, in particular thromboembolic cerebral infarction, remains unclear. We reported a 44-year-old… (More)
DOI: 10.2176/nmccrj.cr.2016-0034

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@inproceedings{Otani2016CerebralIA, title={Cerebral Infarction Arising from Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy: Case Report and Literature Review}, author={Yoshihiro Otani and Koji Tokunaga and Satoshi Kawauchi and Satoshi Inoue and Kyoichi A. Watanabe and Hideki Kiriyama and Kosuke Sakane and Kiyoaki Maekawa and Isao Date and Kengo Matsumoto}, booktitle={NMC case report journal}, year={2016} }