FIGURE 2  Left ventriculogram of the patient during systole showing mid, distal and apical left ventricular ballooning, with vigorous contraction of the basal segment as seen in Takotsubo cardiomyopathy.

From the following article:

A case of Takotsubo cardiomyopathy mimicking an acute coronary syndrome

Mark D Metzl, Erik J Altman, Daniel M Spevack, Sanjay Doddamani, Mark I Travin and Robert J Ostfeld

Nature Clinical Practice Cardiovascular Medicine (2006) 3, 53-56
doi:10.1038/ncpcardio0414

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Figure 2.  Left ventriculogram of the patient during systole showing mid, distal and apical left ventricular ballooning, with vigorous contraction of the basal segment as seen in Takotsubo cardiomyopathy.

 

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