dextrocardia with situs inversus


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Related to dextrocardia with situs inversus: Situs solitus, Situs inversus totalis

dex·tro·car·di·a with si·'tus in·ver·'sus

displacement of the heart to the right side of the thorax with mirror-image transposition of the cardiac chambers together with transposition of the abdominal viscera.
Synonym(s): type 1 dextrocardia

dex·tro·car·di·a with si·tus in·ver·sus

(deks'trō-kahr'dē-ă sī'tis in-vĕr'sŭs)
Displacement of the heart to the right side of the thorax with mirror transposition of the cardiac chambers together with transposition of the abdominal viscera.
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In the first reported case of percutaneous coronary intervention in dextrocardia with situs inversus, Moreyra et al advocated using multipurpose catheters because their flexible tips allowed for easy manipulation into the coronary ostia (5).