Takotsubo cardiomyopathy in the setting of multiple sclerosis: a multifaceted phenomenon with important implications

  • Kenan Yalta | kyalta@gmail.com Cardiology Department, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey. https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5966-2488
  • Gokay Taylan Cardiology Department, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey.
  • Tulin Yalta Pathology Department, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey.
  • Ertan Yetkin Cardiology Department, Liv Hospital, Istinye University, Istanbul, Turkey.

Abstract

Dear Editor,

Takotsubo cardiomyopathy (TTC) has been universally regarded as a unique form of reversible myocardial dysfunction associated with a variety of emotional and physical stressors. In their recently published elegant article, Dell’Aquila et al. have reported an interesting case of TTC triggered by an exacerbation of relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (MS). However, we would like to comment on this interesting case and its particular implications...

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Published
2020-07-29
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Keywords:
takotsubo cardiomyopathy, multiple sclerosis, clinical implications
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How to Cite
Yalta, K., Taylan, G., Yalta, T., & Yetkin, E. (2020). Takotsubo cardiomyopathy in the setting of multiple sclerosis: a multifaceted phenomenon with important implications. Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease, 90(3). https://doi.org/10.4081/monaldi.2020.1420