Situs inversus

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino


Pre aortic valve replacement chest x-ray.

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Male

Right-sided location of the apex of heart, aortic arch and stomach bubble hint at situs inversus totalis or mirrored image, which could be excluded in this case ;-)

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Case information

rID: 17504
Published: 19th Apr 2012
Last edited: 7th Oct 2015
System: Chest, Cardiac
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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