Situs inversus

Case contributed by Aiyapa Aruna Ajjikuttira


Single episode of painless microscopic hematuria with cross sectional CT imaging undertaken as part of workup.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female

CT abdomen and pelvis


Case Discussion

A 50 year old lady presented with a single episode of painless microscopic hematuria. As part of her workup, she underwent cross-sectional imaging which showed incidentally imaged situs inversus totalis and dextrocardia.

This case clearly illustrates this rare phenomenon. The patient had no symptoms arising from her situs inversus totalis, and proceeded to have an unremarkable hematuria workup.

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