Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy and complete heart block: An under-recognised association

Sumit Agarwal, M. Sudhakar Rao, R. Padmakumar, A. J. Ashwal

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We report case of an 83 year old female presented with multiple episodes of syncope. Electrocardiogram showed complete heart block and echocardiogram was consistent with tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy. Coronary angiogram did not reveal any significant coronary stenosis. She underwent permanent pacemaker implantation and subsequently left ventricular systolic function returned to normal.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1511-1514
Number of pages4
JournalResearch Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-2016

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Biochemistry,Genetics and Molecular Biology
  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)


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