Kartagener's syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle

Presentation

Cardiology patient with known syndrome. Cough and fever. Left basal crepitations.

Patient Data

Age: 24
Gender: Female
X-ray

Situs invertus.

Minor left lower lobe bronchiectasis with bronchial wall thickening.

No focal consolidation.

Case Discussion

Kartagener's syndrome is the triad of:

  • situs invertus
  • bronchiectasis
  • chronic sinusitis
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Case information

rID: 46036
Case created: 18th Jun 2016
Last edited: 20th Jun 2016
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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