Serotonin Syndrome Induced Tako-Tsubo Syndrome.
Largo Medical Center
takotsubo cardiomyopathy, stress induced cardiomyopathy, serotonin syndrome
Cardiovascular Diseases | Internal Medicine
Tako-tsubo syndrome is characterized by temporary systolic dysfunction of the left ventricle in the absence of coronary artery disease. Serotonin syndrome is a life-threatening condition associated with increased serotonergic activity in the central nervous system (CNS). We report a case of Tako-tsubo syndrome following seizures secondary to serotonin syndrome.
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Case Reports in Cardiology
Lancaster I, Steinhoff J, Mosco-Guzman J, Patel D. Serotonin Syndrome Induced Tako-Tsubo Syndrome. Case Rep Cardiol. 2022;2022:7551440. Published 2022 Jun 26. doi:10.1155/2022/7551440