Case contributed by Dr Sherif Shebl Kotkata


Incidental finding.

Patient Data

Age: Infant
Gender: Male

The heart is in the right side of the chest, but all of the other internal organs are in their normal positions.

Case Discussion

This is isolated dextrocardia, with the liver shadow and the gastric bubble noted to be in their normal anatomical location. In situs inversus, there is reversal of the normal position of the thoracic and abdominal organs.

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Case information

rID: 49809
Published: 5th Dec 2016
Last edited: 13th Nov 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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