A 74-year-old woman with acute chest pain

  • Takeshi Kondo
    Corresponding author at: Department of General Medicine, Chiba University Hospital, 1-8-1, Inohana, Chuo-ku, Chiba City, Chiba 260-8677, Japan.
    Department of General Medicine, Chiba University Hospital, Japan
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      • Identification of regional wall motion abnormality is important in the diagnosis.
      • EKG and blood test abnormalities mimick acute myocardial infarction or myocarditis.
      • Pheochromocytoma, intracranial disease, and cocaine intoxication should be ruled out.


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