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Case Reports in Cardiology
Volume 2016, Article ID 9219018, 4 pages
Case Report

Takotsubo Syndrome: A Pathway through the Pituitary Disease

1Hospital Santa Maria, Cardiology Department, Lisbon Academic Medical Centre, CCUL, Lisbon, Portugal
2Hospital de Santa Maria, Avenida Professor Egas Moniz, 1649-035 Lisboa, Portugal

Received 24 November 2015; Accepted 2 February 2016

Academic Editor: Man-Hong Jim

Copyright © 2016 Rui Plácido et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Supplementary Material

Video 1: Two-dimensional transthoracic echocardiography, apical four-chamber view showing a non-dilated left ventricle with apical dyskinesia and hyperdynamic basal contraction assuming a systolic ballooning pattern, with a moderately depressed ejection fraction.

Video 2: Left ventriculography showing the typical apical ballooning, with apical dyskinesia and hyperdynamic basal contraction.

  1. Supplementary Video 1
  2. Supplementary Video 2