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World J Radiol. Jul 28, 2014; 6(7): 502-506
Published online Jul 28, 2014. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v6.i7.502
Figure 1
Figure 1 Images representing three different consecutive female patients with diagnosis of Takotsubo cardiomyopathy in which in the acute phase a clear inverse flow/metabolism mismatch emerged (reduction of fluorodeoxyglucose uptake and preserved blood flow obtained with ammonia). The mismatch was reversible and disappeared at 3-mo follow-up. FDG: Fluorodeoxyglucose;