dextroposition


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Related to dextroposition: levocardia, mesocardia, dextroposition of the heart

dextroposition

 [dek″stro-po-zish´un]
displacement to the right.

dex·tro·po·si·tion

(deks'trō-pō-zi'shŭn),
Abnormal right-sided location or origin of a normally left-sided structure, for example, origin of the aorta from the right ventricle.

dextroposition

/dex·tro·po·si·tion/ (-po-zish´un) displacement to the right.

dex·tro·po·si·tion

(deks'trō-pŏ-zish'ŭn)
Abnormal right-sided location or origin of a normally left-sided structure, e.g., origin of the aorta from the right ventricle.

dextroposition

displacement to the right.
References in periodicals archive ?
Of four cases with cardiac malposition caused by extracardiac congenital malformation,two cases had mesoposition dueto pleural effusion, one case had dextroposition due to left-sided congenital diaphragmatic hernia, and one case had an extreme levoposition due to cystic adenomatoid malformation in the right lung (Table 1).
6) confirmed the diagnosis of scimitar syndrome, which is characterised by partially anomalous pulmonary venous drainage, pulmonary lobar hypogenesis and cardiac dextroposition.
Both portable and standard echocardiography identified one case of isolated dextrocardia and one case of cardiac dextroposition.