Image of the Week: Acute chest pain and dyspnea - Clinical Advisor

Image of the Week: Acute chest pain and dyspnea

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A 67-year-old woman presents to the emergency room with acute chest pain and dyspnea after the death of her husband. She is hypotensive, tachycardic, and diaphoretic. A diagnosis of takotsubo cardiomyopathy is suspected. Which of the following findings best confirms this diagnosis? Learn more about this case, take the quiz, and join the conversation on Figure 1.

 

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