What is another name for broken heart syndrome?
Stress Cardiopathy (stress = hardship ++ card = heart + path = disease + y = process), also known as Broken Heart Syndrome, can be confused with the symptoms of a heart attack. A third name for this is Takotsubo Syndrome because the left ventricle of the heart takes on an unusual shape resembling a Japanese fishing pot. The cure may be grief counseling, regular physical exams and time.
Deidre- : Female :Irish Melancholy. A variant of the older name Deirdre In Celtic legend Deirdre died of a broken heart. DEIDRE Gender: Feminine Usage: English Pronounced: DEE-drə [key] Variant of DEIRDRE Theres a story behind it, the reason why the legend is 'deidre died of a broken heart' is because her father killed her boyfriend and forced her to marry another.