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Tako-Tsubo syndrome

Tako-Tsubo syndrome: Introduction

Tako-Tsubo syndrome: Abnormal functioning of the left heart ventricle. It is a heart disease caused by extreme prolonged stress. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Tako-Tsubo syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Tako-Tsubo syndrome

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Tako-Tsubo syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Tako-Tsubo syndrome

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Tako-Tsubo syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Tako-Tsubo syndrome

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It is altogether too common for people to die from undiagnosed heart attack, or more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder. more »

Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations and rapid heartbeat. In rare cases, this undiagnosed condition can be fatal. It should more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm to measure more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in children. Some of the more »

Tako-Tsubo syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Tako-Tsubo syndrome

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Tako-Tsubo syndrome: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Tako-Tsubo syndrome

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Tako-Tsubo syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Tako-Tsubo syndrome, or a subtype of Tako-Tsubo syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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