Situs inversus

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle

Presentation

Chest pain.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Dextrocardia.  Right sided aortic arch.

The gastric bubble is on the right.

Lungs clear.

Case Discussion

Situs inversus.  

Check any old imaging and labeling to ensure this is the case before incorrectly labeling a patient with this when it may have been a technical error in film acquisition.

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Case information

rID: 73666
Published: 21st Jan 2020
Last edited: 22nd Jan 2020
System: Cardiac, Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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