Transient cardiac ballooning--the syndrome.


Transient cardiac ballooning is usually a reversible clinical entity. A patient typically presents with chest pain, electrocardiogram (ECG) abnormalities like ST-segment elevation (most commonly reported) or depression, and elevated cardiac enzymes, but has no or nonobstructive coronary artery disease. Left ventriculography reveals transient akinesis of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/clc.20652