Tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy is characterized by a transient and reversible left ventricular dysfunction and shows clinical similarities with the acute coronary syndrome. Here, the authors report and discuss a case of a patient with tako-tsubo cardiomyopathy triggered by adrenaline injection after a wasp sting.
|Translated title of the contribution
|Wasp Sting, Adrenaline Injection and Acute Thoracic Pain: An Un usual Case of Stress-Induced (Tako-Tsubo) Cardiomyopathy
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|Published - 01.01.2010