Title

Graves' Thyrotoxicosis Resulting in Takotsubo in the Setting of Moyamoya Disease

Document Type

Poster Presentation

Publication Date

11-1-2019

Abstract

We present a case of Takotsubo cardiomyopathy caused by Graves’ thyrotoxicosis in the setting of known moyamoya disease (MMD). MMD has been reported to be associated with Graves’ disease, and there are a handful of case reports citing Graves’ thyrotoxicosis as the cause of takotsubo cardiomyopathy.56-year-old female with medical history of moyamoya disease with prior cerebrovascular accidents, and remote hyperthyroidism following childbirth that required treatment presented with complaints of throat discomfort similar to a prior myocardial infarction.

Publication Title

Thyroid

First Page

A-111

Last Page

A-111

Comments

Poster 315

Open Access

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