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Figure 2 :(a) Left ventricular angiogram taken in systole demonstrating apical akinesia and hyperkinesis of the basal segments. The appearance is similar to a Japanese fishing octopus trap called a 'Takotsubo', (b) The left ventricular angiogram taken in diastole

Figure 2 :(a) Left ventricular angiogram taken in systole demonstrating apical akinesia and hyperkinesis of the basal segments. The appearance is similar to a Japanese fishing octopus trap called a 'Takotsubo', (b) The left ventricular angiogram taken in diastole