Takotsubo cardiomyopathy

Takotsubo cardiomyopathy or acute stress-induced cardiomyopathy is a temporary condition in which the heart muscles abruptly weaken or in a “stunned” phase. The left ventricle changes shape and becomes enlarged. This causes the region to inadequately pump. This condition can develop at any age, but usually affects women more than men. It is good to …

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