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Posted by: Broken Heart | 2008/11/26

BHS???

My Dr thinks I suffer from Broken Heart Syndrome. Is this a real thing and what does it mean?

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Dear Broken heart
There actually is although it is probably fairly unknown in South Africa - I know it as stress cardiomyopathy and the diagnosis is made by a heart sonar.
See http://heartdisease.about.com/od/womenheartdisease/a/brokenheart.htm
Dr Bets

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