Different pattern of regional metabolic abnormalities in Takotsubo cardiomyopathy as evidenced by F-18 FDG PET-CT

Abstract

Primetshofer et al. reported about the prevalence and clinical features of Takotsubo cardiomyopathy in Austria referring to the phenomenon of myocardial stunning [1]. Recently, we evaluated 13 patients with clinically suspected Takotsubo cardiomyopathy, who had been referred to emergency acute coronary angiography due to acute onset of chest pain. Presumed… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00508-010-1356-7

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