Netherlands Heart Journal

, Volume 15, Issue 9, pp 312–312 | Cite as

Stress-induced cardiomyopathy

  • J. M. van Opstal
  • E. C. Cheriex
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A 58-year-old female presented with typical chest pain, which had started a week ago. She presented late because she first suspected that her symptoms were due to severe stress related to the terminal illness of her father.


Acute Coronary Syndrome Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction Severe Stress Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy Terminal Illness 
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© Bohn Stafleu van Loghum 2007

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