Complications of Acute Myocardial Infarction or Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy: from Intravascular Thrombus Formation to Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation


  • Stefan Peters Christliches Krankenhaus Quakenbrück Danziger Str. 2 49630 Quakenbrück
  • Bettina Götting



thrombus formation, dissiminated intravascular coagulation, takotsubo cardiomyopathy


Two cases of suggested takotsubo syndrome and severe complications have been described. It has been discussed whether these two cases are complications of acute myocardial infarction or suggested takotsubo syndrome.


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