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CASE REPORT
Rare recurrence of apical ballooning (takotsubo) syndrome in an elderly man
  1. Rosalyn Adigun1,
  2. Samantha Morley2,
  3. Abhiram Prasad1
  1. 1Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
  2. 2Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
  1. Correspondence to Dr Abhiram Prasad, Prasad.Abhiram{at}mayo.edu

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  • Contributors RA contributed to the design of the paper which included clinical data acquisition, analysis and interpretation of the data, drafted the manuscript and critically revised the manuscript for intellectual content and final version to be submitted. SM contributed to literature evaluation, background data analysis and interpretation, drafted portions of the manuscript and critically revised the manuscript for final version to be published. AP contributed to conception and design of the paper, contributed to analysis and interpretation of the data, critically revised the manuscript for intellectual content and final version to be published.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

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  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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  • Contributors RA contributed to the design of the paper which included clinical data acquisition, analysis and interpretation of the data, drafted the manuscript and critically revised the manuscript for intellectual content and final version to be submitted. SM contributed to literature evaluation, background data analysis and interpretation, drafted portions of the manuscript and critically revised the manuscript for final version to be published. AP contributed to conception and design of the paper, contributed to analysis and interpretation of the data, critically revised the manuscript for intellectual content and final version to be published.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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