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
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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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Percutaneous coronary intervention in dextrocardia with situs inversus was first reported in 1987 (4).
Dextrocardia with situs inversus is a rare congenital abnormality involving a left-handed mal rotation of the visceral organs.