Takotsubo cardiomyopathy in a patient with postural tachycardia syndrome

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Abstract

A patient with postural tachycardia syndrome (POTS) developed takotsubo cardiomyopathy while undergoing elective surgery. Based on experimental data, we hypothesize that POTS may have predisposed our patient to this disorder and suggest possible modifications in management.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)43-47
Number of pages5
JournalClinical Autonomic Research
Volume18
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 1 2008
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Autonomic nervous system
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Case report
  • Heart rate
  • Postural tachycardia
  • Sympathetic nervous system

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Endocrine and Autonomic Systems
  • Clinical Neurology

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