Situs inversus and azygos lobe - Kartagener syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino


Girl with known Kartagener syndrome presented for check up.

Patient Data

Age: 15 years
Gender: Female
  • dextrocardia
  • gastric air bubble on the right side
  • left-sided azygous fissure

Case Discussion

This case demonstrates a situs inversus totalis. Here you see dextrocardia with right descending aorta and a right-sided gastric bubble.


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Case information

rID: 19942
Published: 24th Oct 2012
Last edited: 5th Nov 2019
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