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Situs inversus of the other viscera but with the heart normally situated on the left; congenital cardiac lesions are commonly associated.
[levo- + G. kardia, heart]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
laevocardiaA reversal of the position of the abdominal organs (situs inversus) but with a normal position of the heart. Situs inversus is more commonly associated with a heart so placed that the apex points to the right instead of the left (DEXTROCARDIA).
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