situs inversus


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situs inversus

[′sīd·əs in′vər·səs]
(anatomy)
Complete mirror-image inversion of the internal organs.
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I visited two surgeons and they informed me that my case is critical due to the situs inversus.
However, while people with situs inversus have their heart beating on the right, my heart still beats on the left, so I'm even more of an anomaly.
2-6) Kartagener syndrome (immotility of bronchial cilia, bronchiectasis, chronic sinusitis, male infertility) coexists in 20-25% of situs inversus cases.
Keywords: Polysplenia syndrome, situs inversus totalis, pancreas, pancreatic hypoplasia
Primary appendiceal mucinous adenocarcinoma alongside with situs inversus totalis: a unique clinical case.
La tomografia axial computarizada tuvo hallazgos compatibles con situs inversus e isomerismo izquierdo (ausencia de segmento hepatico de la vena cava inferior izquierda, ambos pulmones bilobulados y poliesplenia), conexion de venas suprahepaticas y vena cava superior a la auricula derecha (AD).
sup][1] The number of patients suffering from thymoma complicated by situs inversus totalis is extremely small, which causes difficulties for preoperative diagnosis and operation.
Situs inversus (also known as situs transversus or oppositus) is a condition featuring the perfect mirror image arrangement of the organs of the chest and abdomen, which is a reversal of the normal positioning.
Congenital aglossia with Situs inversus totalis - a case report.
Other variations include situs inversus incompletus or situs inversus with levocardia where the heart remains on the left side.
Kartagener syndrome (KS), a subset of PCD, is characterized by the clinical triad of bronchiectasis, chronic sinusitis, and situs inversus.