This paper reports on a 58-year old woman with left ventricular apical ballooning syndrome (LVABS), who after interruption of beta-blocking therapy had a recurrence of symptoms and developed a severe dynamic left ventricular obstruction (LV-DYN-O) during sympathetic stimulation with dobutamine.
- Beta-blocking therapy
- Dobutamine stress echocardiography
- Dynamic intraventricular obstruction
- Left ventricular apical ballooning syndrome
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine