Kartagener syndrome (situs inversus)

Case contributed by Dr M Venkatesh

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Patient presented with cough and sputum

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Male

Axial plain CT chest showing the cardiac apex towards right side (dextrocardia) and associated bilateral bronchiectatic changes. The liver is on the left side and the spleen is on right side (laterally flipped from normal orientation: situs inversus)

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Case information

rID: 26549
Case created: 27th Dec 2013
Last edited: 16th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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