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Bickle I, Situs inversus. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 29 Mar 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-37237
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30 May 2015
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Cross sectional imaging performed for chronic abdomimal pain. No medical history offered.
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Axial C+ portal venous phase
Reversal of the normal position of the organs of the upper abdomen.
No pathological abnormality.
Situs inversus, short form of the latin “situs inversus viscerum”, is a term used to describe the inverted position of chest and abdominal organs. It is called situs inversus totalis when there is a total transposition of abdominal and thoracic viscera (mirror image of internal organs normal positioning).