Journal of Nuclear Cardiology

, Volume 22, Issue 6, pp 1317–1319 | Cite as

Direct visualization of regional cardiac sympathetic dysfunction in stress-induced cardiomyopathy

  • David Harris
  • Timothy C. Wong
  • Prem SomanEmail author
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Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Late Gadolinium Enhancement MIBG Uptake Sympathetic Dysfunction Normal Coronary Angiography 
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Prem Soman: Grant support from GE Healthcare for the clinical study in which the subject of this report was enrolled, Consultancy agreements with GE Healthcare and Astellas Pharma. David Harris and Timothy Wong have no disclosures to report.

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© American Society of Nuclear Cardiology 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of CardiologyUniversity of Pittsburgh Medical CenterPittsburghUSA

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