Very Interesting but not funny

This is why I landed in the stepdown unit:Takotsubo cardiomyopathy is a weakening of the left ventricle, the heart’s main pumping chamber, usually as the result of severe emotional or physical stress, such as a sudden illness, the loss of a loved one, a serious accident, or a natural disaster such as an earthquake. (For additional examples, see “Stressors associated with takotsubo cardiomyopathy.”) That’s why the condition is also called stress-induced cardiomyopathy, or broken-heart syndrome. The main symptoms are chest pain and shortness of breath.

6 Comments on “Very Interesting but not funny

  1. Not funny at all, but at least they found out what was wrong. I hope you get it fixed and soon.Have a pain free day, Mike. ­čÖé

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