Situs inversus totalis

Case contributed by Dr Tom Elswood


Chest tightness. Known syndrome.

Patient Data

Age: 17
Gender: Female

Situs inversus noted with dextrocardia and gastric bubble under the right hemidiaphragm.
The lungs are clear.  The bony thorax is unremarkable.

Case Discussion

Acute presentation in a patient with known primary ciliary dyskinesia and situs inversus. No acute pathology identified on this film.

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Case information

rID: 54788
Case created: 28th Jul 2017
Last edited: 11th Feb 2018
Systems: Chest, Paediatrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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